Keystone XL Pipeline

Not much ‘energy’ in Obama’s State of the Union address

By   /  January 21, 2015  /  Energy and Environment, Federal Government, National, News, Politics  /  No Comments

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In his State of the Union address, President Obama didn’t say much about oil and gas production, mentioning the word “energy” just twice.

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Democrat Brad Ashford defends his ‘Republican’ votes

By   /  January 20, 2015  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

Congressman-elect Brad Ashford-D, NE-2.

Facing early, very early, talk of a primary fight come 2016, Democratic Congressman Brad Ashford is defending a series of votes—most notably one in favor of the Keystone XL pipeline—that find him siding with Republicans on Capitol Hill.

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Climate change alarmists silent on economic damage done by climate change alarmists

By   /  September 23, 2014  /  Energy and Environment, National, News  /  No Comments


By M.D. Kittle |

As report Bruce Parker vividly reported Sunday from inside the environmentalist carnival that was the People’s Climate March through midtown Manhattan, this pre-game show to Tuesday’s going-green confab in New York City showcased an array of left-loving characters.

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Florida Legislature urges Obama administration action on Keystone XL

By   /  April 29, 2014  /  Florida, News  /  No Comments


By William Patrick | Florida Watchdog
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Keystone XL pipeline has a long list of supporters, with Florida’s state government joining the fray.
But will it matter?
A pair of state lawmakers spoke Tuesday at the Florida Capitol alongside the Consumer Energy Alliance, a pro-pipeline group that chose Florida as its first stop in a series of […]

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‘I don’t think I could get elected mayor today’ and other opinions from Sam Pick — without the ‘r’

By   /  February 13, 2014  /  New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, Video  /  No Comments

By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
SANTA FE  – “We have bars that charge $9 a drink. It’s hard to get people drunk at $9 a drink.”
Sam Pick, the free-wheeling, shoot-from-the-lip former mayor of Santa Fe, had the crowd at the Rio Chama Steak House right where he wanted them Tuesday night.
Speaking before the Capitalist Forum, a civic group […]

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“Don’t tell me how to brush my teeth!” — former Santa Fe mayor blasts City Council

By   /  December 6, 2013  /  New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, WatchBlog  /  2 Comments

By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
SANTA FE — Sam Pick can brush his own teeth, thank you.
The former mayor of Santa Fe says the City Council should focus on relevant issues and stop opining on national affairs.
“They want to tell me who to marry. They want to tell me what wars to fight. They’re […]

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