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Damaging Effects of Denying Expansion

The Keystone XL pipeline could have provided Americans more economic, energy, and job security. However, in January 2012, President Obama announced he would not permit TransCanada to build a $7 billion pipeline from Alberta, Canada across international borders to the US Gulf Coast. Since then, Canada‚Äôs Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, has turned to China to … Continue reading