Bloomberg calls for deal with Canada on pipeline
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is calling on the Obama administration to use the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada as leverage on climate negotiations with that country.
Republicans intensify scrutiny of administration following veto
President Obama's veto yesterday of legislation to approve TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada has only intensified scrutiny from the project's supporters on Capitol Hill.
Obama vetoes bill; Senate will try to override
President Obama this afternoon vetoed legislation to approve TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada. Asked whether KXL backers on Capitol Hill would try to override Obama's veto, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said a simple, "Yes."
Combatants gird to keep brawl going long after Obama's veto
Congressional leaders warned President Obama this morning that his expected veto of legislation to approve TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada won't end the debate.
Why Republicans still bet on pipeline while most Dems roll their eyes
Republicans seem to be obsessed with Keystone XL. Approving the oil pipeline from Canada became their first order of business in Congress this year and has been central to the party's messaging. But if Republicans are obsessed with KXL, most Democrats are increasingly treating the debate like an annoyance, downplaying any benefits the pipeline could bring.