Keystone XL oil pipeline
Former President George W. Bush said the construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline should be a “no-brainer” given its boost to the American economy and job growth.
A recent survey conducted by the Pew Research Center found that 65 percent of Americans actually support the Keystone XL oil pipeline, despite protests from environmental activists that might indicate otherwise. At the same time, people in the United States are also supportive of environmentally conscious measures that would limit greenhouse gas emissions.
As the Obama administration nears a decision on the controversial $7 billion Keystone XL oil pipeline, a new survey finds a strong two-thirds majority of Americans support the project.
President Barack Obama has told House Republicans he’s still weighing a decision on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to Texas.