“Senate gives symbolic approval of Keystone XL pipeline”



The Senate made a show of support for the Keystone XL Pipeline on Friday, when a bipartisan majority voted in favor of an amendment to urge its approval.

The amendment, proposed by North Dakota Republican Sen. Jon Hoeven, would “establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to promote … the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline.”

It passed by a 62-37 margin, with 17 Democrats joining Republicans in supporting the measure.

Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2013/03/22/senate-gives-symbolic-approval-to-keystone-xl-pipeline/#ixzz2PDI0xY2i

United States Senate Seal
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