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dc1552

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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2013 6:39:56 AM

President Obama's pronouncement Tuesday that the Keystone XL pipeline would only be approved if it produced no net change in greenhouse gas emissions was no surprise to Tom Steyer.

A few days earlier, the billionaire hedge fund manager -- and big Obama donor -- had warned the president not to "trade" action on greenhouse gases for approval of Keystone XL. The warning was delivered as Steyer launched a summer-long social media campaign "We Love Our Land," with a goal to kill Keystone and keep Canadian oil bottled up in the tar sands.

"We really cannot afford 40 to 50 years of development of a humongous oil reserve that's twice as bad -- soup to nuts -- as normal crude," Steyer told a gathering at the National Press Club.

But critics have accused Steyer of hypocrisy.Read more: ht
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RitaVespa
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Ok
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Vested interest
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Fox News reporting on hypocrisy?
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You repost all the time mastermariner.
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Refine Canadian oil in Canada.
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Hmmmm
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Duplicate post.
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repost...
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Tight regulation must be set

Of course, a new disaster creates jobs to clean the spill
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2013 8:27:49 AM

He doesn't want to be the "badman" to not approve the pipeline but he also doesn't want to disappoint the environmentalists and approve it either. So he turns out to be stumbling block and an insipid leader.
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No surprise.
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interesting
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2013 8:19:22 AM

Each side always claims hypocrisy exists in the other, but not in them.
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Surprise?
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the big owe's gang of theives, strike again
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I don't trust 0bama.
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merlinCo -The oil companies already have the refinery capacity in the US. It's cheaper for them to pipe the oil to Houston
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Why can't the Canadians build refineries and handle their own oil?
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not a surprise.
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Not new, but this guy is a joke however he has a big audience.
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Nothing new here.
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Repost
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