Keystone XL Pipeline

Obama puts the kibosh on Keystone XL pipeline

By   /  November 6, 2015  /  Energy and Environment, Federal Government, National, Nebraska, News  /  No Comments

Photo from

President Obama has rejected the Keystone XL pipeline project that would have funneled oil sands crude from Canada to the Gulf Coast.

Read More →

Rumor that Obama will nix Keystone has pipeline supporters worried, opponents hopeful

By   /  September 2, 2015  /  Energy and Environment, Federal Government, National, South Dakota  /  No Comments

The State Department report does not recommend whether to proceed with the Keystone XL pipeline or not. AP Photo

Should President Obama reject the Keystone XL pipeline, some counties such as Tripp County in South Dakota will lose potential tax revenue.

Read More →

West Virginia oil derailment reignites debate over rail vs. pipelines

By   /  February 17, 2015  /  Energy and Environment, National, Nebraska, News, North Dakota, West Virginia  /  No Comments

AP photo

A train derailment in West Virginia has re-ignited debate over whether it is best to ship oil by rail or by pipelines.

Read More →

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

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

AP photo

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

Read More →

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.

Read More →

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.

Read More →