In a segment on Friday, Rachel Maddow covered the announcement from the State Dept.’s Inspector General, which said the conflict of interest investigation it has launched into the contractor hired to do the environmental review of the Keystone XL pipeline would not be completed until 2014. Maddow and fellow MSNBC host Chris Hayes called the news a ‘win’ for KXL opponents, and also spoke about the direct effect that grassroots efforts in pipeline states like Nebraska are having on this process.
Vote Early, In-Person, In Nebraska: Oct. 5-Nov 2 If you live in the state of Nebraska (attending college full-time counts!), you can actually vote early, in-person at your County Election Office: Oct. 5th — Nov. 2nd. Douglas County: 12220 W Center Rd, Omaha | M-F: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Lancaster County: 601 N 46th Street, […]Read Post
TransCanada / TC Energy needs permits under the Clean Water Act to be issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and state agencies in Montana, South Dakota and Nebraska to construct Keystone XL across U.S. waterways. The Army Corps and state agencies will hold telephone-based public hearings this week to hear testimony as public […]Read Post
MAKE A PLAN TO VOTE IN 3 EASY STEPS Step #1: Register to vote online. You can change your party affiliation and change your address as well online. Step #2: Decide which way you will vote. You have 3 options, choose the best one to keep you and others healthy during the coronavirus: Vote from home with […]Read Post