Gallery: President Swiftly Rejects Keystone XL Pipeline Plan from Trans...

 

The Obama Administration is expected to announce a rejection of a Canadian oil firm’s Keystone XL pipeline application. The Keystone XL pipeline has made headlines over the past year as environmentalists seek to influence Washington’s decision to allow the pipeline to be extended 2,000 miles from Alberta’s oil sands to the Gulf Coast. Republicans in the Senate have been pushing for a swift decision on the pipeline from the administration, in spite of hard evidence that it would seriously damage American ecosystems in its construction in operation. This latest move is sure to be seen as a triumph for those in opposition of the destructive plan.

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