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Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska Passes Resolution Opposing Keystone XL

The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska passed a tribal resolution in opposition to TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline in an unanimous vote on April 6 — and has submitted the resolution to the Nebraska Public Service Commission that is currently reviewing TransCanada’s pipeline permit application. In its resolution, the Winnebago Tribe notes that the PSC “has not […]
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Nebraska PSC Denies Bold Alliance Motion to Ungroup 30+ Intervenors in Keystone XL Review

The Nebraska Public Service Commission hearing officer’s original order on intervention in its review of TransCanada’s application for a state permit for its proposed Keystone XL pipeline severely limited the evidence which intervenors are allowed to present, and unfairly grouped over 30 organizations and individuals together, limiting their individual ability to present evidence and voice […]
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Bold Alliance: Nebraska Public Service Commission Violating Own Rules in Keystone XL Review

Bold Alliance filed a motion on April 10 that asks the Nebraska Public Service Commission to reconsider the hearing officer’s order regarding intervention during its review of TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline project. The PSC’s order lumps all the “natural resources” intervenors together and severely limits their ability to present evidence. The “natural resources” intervenor […]
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VOTE: Bold Endorsements for General Election

Linda Anderson
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LINCOLN VOTES May 2 OMAHA VOTES May 9 Polls open 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. 🗳️ 🗳️ 🗳️ Click here to find your polling place. 🗳️ 🗳️ 🗳️ MAYORAL: OMAHA We are proud to endorse Heath Mello as a Bold candidate for Mayor of Omaha. Heath has a demonstrated record of supporting environmental and sustainability issues as a former state senator. He […]
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Bold, Tribes Granted Intervenor Status in Keystone XL Review at Public Service Commission

The Nebraska Public Service Commission on March 31 released its ruling on which applicants have been granted official intervenor status in its review of TransCanada’s application for a permit to build its proposed Keystone XL pipeline through Nebraska. Bold’s application was accepted, as were those of 93 landowners on the KXL route, and the others listed […]
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TransCanada Asks PSC to Bar Ponca Tribe, Bold Alliance, Sierra Club From Keystone XL Review

TransCanada on Thursday filed a motion (see below) with the Nebraska Public Service Commission, arguing that Bold Nebraska / Bold Alliance — as well as the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska, Yankton Sioux Tribe, Nebraska Sierra Club and 350.org should not be allowed as official “intervenors” in the PSC’s review of the company’s application for a […]
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VOTE: April 4 Primary Election

Linda Anderson
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VOTE April 4: Polls open 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. 🗳️ 🗳️ 🗳️ Click here to find your polling place. 🗳️ 🗳️ 🗳️ We are proud to endorse Heath Mello as a Bold candidate for Mayor of Omaha. Heath has a demonstrated record of supporting environmental and sustainability issues as a former state senator. He has earned the endorsement of the […]
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Following Ill-Advised Federal Permit for Keystone XL Pipeline, Lawsuit Filed to Block Construction

Mark Hefflinger
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For Immediate Release: March 30, 2017 Press Contact: Nicky Vogt at 202-331-2389 or vogt@newpartners.com   Following Ill-Advised Federal Permit for Keystone XL Pipeline, Lawsuit Filed to Block Construction   Washington, DC – Following the Trump administration’s imprudent issuance of a cross-border permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline last week, Northern Plains Resource Council; Bold Alliance; Center […]
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Legal Experts, Landowners, Tribal Organizations and Green Groups Vow To Stop KXL Again

Mark Hefflinger
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For Immediate Release: March 24, 2017 Legal Experts, Landowners, Tribal Organizations and Green Groups Vow To Stop KXL Again A Recording of Today’s Call Is Available Here Washington, DC – On the heels of the Trump administration’s ill-advised signing of the federal permit on Keystone XL Pipeline, legal minds, landowners and environmental advocates outlined the […]
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