washingtonpost.com – Last Friday, the House of Representatives voted 252 to 161 in favor of legislation to approve the controversial Keystone XL pipeline. Today, meanwhile, the Senate is expected to follow suit and vote on a similar bill — a move widely seen as a spillover from the still pending Louisiana Senate race. Sen. Mary Landrieu, who is high at risk of losing in a runoff against her challenger Rep. Bill Cassidy, is a major Keystone supporter and is behind the Senate legislation.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s