For some reason I have been receiving copies of a magazine titled Bloomberg Businessweek, and in the November 14th issue there is a very interesting article titled “Keystone XL: Pipe Dreams.” This article directly addresses several pros and cons relative to the approval of the TransCanada pipeline project. While I am a strong proponent for the creation of jobs and tax revenue, this article does present some important additional considerations regarding the TransCanada Keystone project.
Here is the link to this rather long article:
I believe the delay and the diversion of the decision to the State Department is strictly political cover for President Obama to postpone a decision until after the November, 2012 General Election. I suggest it is important for all Americans to become well versed on both sides of this debate and this article is a good starting point for that conversation.