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Keystone pipeline project has Montana approval, governor says

(Reuters) – Montana has given final approval to the controversial Canada-to-Texas Keystone XL oil pipeline, even though the project still faces obstacles with the federal government and Nebraska, the governor said on Thursday. Governor Brian Schweitzer told Reuters that an important component of the project for Montana is an “on-ramp”…

Lawmakers press Obama to approve pipeline

WASHINGTON — US lawmakers pressed President Barack Obama on Wednesday to green-light the massive US-Canada “Keystone” pipeline that has drawn heavy fire from environmentalists, saying the project will create jobs. “Your decision is crucial for both American job opportunities and America’s energy security,” more than two dozen members of the…

Dozens arrested at White House as pipeline protests begin

Dozens were arrested at the White House Saturday as protesters began a two-week sit-in expected to draw over 2,000 opponents of a proposed pipeline from Canada to the US Gulf Coast. “President (Barack) Obama can stop this climate-killing disaster with the stroke of a pen,” said Bill McKibben, spokesman for…

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