“Little Rational Basis” for POTUS to Continue Blocking Keystone XL
The Washington Post editorial board today said “[t]he case for ultimately approving the Keystone XL pipeline — always strong — has grown stronger.” The only thing at which Keystone’s opponents might succeed is “relocating some construction jobs outside the United States,” and “President Obama’s refusal so far to authorize Keystone XL has little rational basis.” Read the full editorial here.
Support for the Keystone XL energy project is broad and bipartisan. Both Republicans and Democrats, editorial boards, governors, job creators, labor unions, and a majority of the American people want Keystone approved because it will create thousands of new jobs and help address high energy prices.
Investor’s Business Daily calls Keystone XL “the most shovel-ready project in history.”