Bill Clinton on Keystone XL Pipeline: “Embrace It”.
Joe Nocera NYTimes: ” As it turns out, the environmental movement doesn’t just want to shut down Keystone. Its real goal, as I discovered when I spoke recently to Michael Brune, the executive director of the Sierra Club, is much bigger. “The effort to stop Keystone is part of a broader effort to stop the expansion of the tar sands,” Brune said. “It is based on choking off the ability to find markets for tar sands oil.”
This is a ludicrous goal. If it were to succeed, it would be deeply damaging to the national interest of both Canada and the United States.” READ MORE of Joe Nocera on Keystone XL at NYTime 6 February 2012 “Poisoned Politics of Keystone XL)