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3/25/2017

Trump approves Keystone XL pipeline; Ricketts calls action ‘a great, positive step forward’

LINCOLN — Not only did President Donald Trump grant a permit to build the controversial Keystone XL pipeline Friday, he offered to help speed construction with a well-connected phone call to Nebraska.

3/24/2017

Trump OKs Keystone Pipeline, Calling It ‘Great Day’ for Jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump greenlighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a "great day for American jobs" and siding with energy advocates over environmental groups in a heated debate over climate change.

3/24/2017

Rep. Greg Walden applauds the approval of the Keystone XL Pipeline

MEDFORD, Ore. - Rep. Greg Walden released a statement earlier today, March 24, 2017, that he applauds the Trump Administration for approving the Keystone XL Pipeline. 

3/24/2017

Americans for Prosperity-Nebraska Supports Keystone XL Pipeline Approval

LINCOLN – Americans for Prosperity-Nebraska commends the Trump Administration for approving the permit for the Keystone XL pipeline. Earlier in the month, 33 of the state’s 49 senators signed a letter supporting the Keystone XL Pipeline project and it’s route through Nebraska.

3/23/2017

State Department Set to Certify Keystone XL Pipeline Is In National Interest

NET Nebraska - The State Department will approve the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, a U.S. official tells NPR. That will set the stage for President Trump to reverse a decision former President Barack Obama made in 2015 to reject the project.