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PRESS CALL 10:30 AM CT: 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 Press Contact: Nicky Vogt at 202-331-2389 or vogt@newpartners.com ***MEDIA ADVISORY*** TODAY, MARCH 24 AT 11: 30 AM EST / 10:30 AM CST DIAL IN: 877-876-9176 ; PASSWORD: KXL PIPELINE UPDATED TIME: PRESS CALL: Legal Experts, Landowners, Tribal Organizations and Green Groups Vow To Stop KXL Again Washington, DC – On the heels of the Trump […]
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Bold’s Jane Kleeb Discusses EPA’s Pruitt on MSNBC

Bold Alliance president Jane Kleeb appeared on MSNBC’s “AM Joy” on March 12 along with Standing Rock activist Phyllis Young, former EPA head of environmental justice Mustafa Ali, and NextGen head Tom Steyer, to discuss the Native Nations March in D.C. and new EPA head Scott Pruitt.
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Sen. Jim Smith, State Chair of ALEC, Pens Letter to PSC Supporting TransCanada’s Foreign Steel-Made, Foreign Oil-Carrying Keystone XL Export Pipeline

> ACTION: Send a handwritten #NoKXL letter to the Nebraska Public Service Commission < FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 8, 2017 Contact: Jane Kleeb, Bold Alliance, 402-705-3622, jane@boldnebraska.org Sen. Jim Smith, State Chair of ALEC, Pens Letter to PSC Supporting TransCanada’s Foreign Steel-Made, Foreign Oil-Carrying Keystone XL Export Pipeline Nebraska state senators sign letter to Public Service […]
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Apply by March 22 to be an “Intervenor” in Keystone XL Permit Process in Nebraska

> Click here to download Bold’s intervenor application (for Nebraska residents) that you can fill out, sign and mail to the PSC and TransCanada’s attorneys. << UPDATE: You may email a copy of your intervenor application by 5:00 p.m. CT on Wednesday, March 22 to these two addresses and meet the PSC’s deadline to apply: […]
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New Neal Obermeyer Cartoon: Rep. Don Bacon’s Plan to Hide From Voters

Mark Hefflinger
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Editor’s note: This new editorial cartoon from Neal Obermeyer hits Rep. Don Bacon for his claim that he does not plan to *ever* hold an in-person town hall meeting to hear from his constituents.  If you’re so inclined, some of Rep. Bacon’s constituents will be rallying at his Omaha office on Saturday: Saturday, 1:00 p.m. […]
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TransCanada Files Keystone XL Application With Nebraska Public Service Commission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 16, 2017 Contact: Jane Kleeb, Bold Alliance, 402-705-3622, jane@boldnebraska.org   Bold Alliance Responds to TransCanada Filing of Keystone XL Permit Application with Nebraska Public Service Commission The up-to-year-long process includes public comment and hearings; Landowners still vow to challenge foreign corporation’s eminent domain authority Hastings, NE — TransCanada on Thursday submitted […]
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Bold Nebraska Welcomes Linda Anderson as New State Director

Jane Kleeb
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Bold Nebraska is proud to announce Linda Anderson as our new State Director. Linda will carry the work of Bold Nebraska forward as the entire Bold family continues to grow in rural states across the country. Amy Schaffer, the previous Bold leader will continue to take a stand to protect the Sandhills and Ogallala Aquifer […]
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Bold Alliance Responds to Trump State Dept.’s Keystone XL Statement Silencing Opposition by Rejecting Any Public Comments

Mark Hefflinger
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The State Department said on Feb. 9 that it has received TransCanada’s re-submitted application for Keystone XL and will now “conduct a review of the application in accordance with the Presidential Memorandum and any other applicable requirements.” In a shocking silencing of the massive public opposition to the project, Trump’s State Dept. said that the federal […]
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TAKE ACTION: Bills in the Nebraska Legislature

Bold Nebraska works with partner organizations including Nebraskans for Civic Reform, Nebraska Appleseed, Common Cause Nebraska, Center for Rural Affairs, Nebraska Wildlife Federation, Nebraska Farmers Union, ACLU of Nebraska and Nebraska Sierra Club to bring you informed coverage of bills under consideration and actions to make sure your voice is heard. LINK: LIVE STREAMING VIDEO OF UNICAM IN SESSION (via NET Nebraska)  You […]
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