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Statement on TransCanada Withdrawal of Keystone XL Application at Nebraska Public Service Commission

Mark Hefflinger
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TransCanada Withdraws Keystone XL Application at Nebraska Public Service Commission Bold Nebraska urges TransCanada to be a ‘good neighbor,’ return pipeline land easements to Nebraska landowners Lincoln — TransCanada said on Wednesday that it will withdraw its application for a route to build Keystone XL currently pending before the Nebraska Public Service Commission. “TransCanada knew […]
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Nov. 19: Nebraska Public Service Commission Meeting on Keystone XL Application

Mark Hefflinger
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The Nebraska Public Service Commission is moving forward with a scheduled “planning conference” on Thursday, Nov. 19 to discuss TransCanada’s application to build the Keystone XL pipeline — despite the fact that President Obama has already rejected TransCanada’s federal cross-border permit application, with the President and the State Department concluding that the pipeline is not […]
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Nobel Laureates Applaud President Obama’s Rejection of the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline

Mark Hefflinger
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Nobel Laureates Applaud President Obama’s Rejection of the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline “A dangerous fossil fuel driven future can no longer be considered inevitable; the climate impacts have become too serious and too devastating to ignore.” WASHINGTON (November 12, 2015) – 10 Nobel Peace Prize laureates have offered their sincere congratulations to President Obama […]
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LIVE: Keystone XL Victory Webchat

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WHAT: LIVE VIDEO: Keystone XL Victory Webchat WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 12 at 7:00 P.M. CT WHERE: Click play on the YouTube Live video link below We’re co-hosting along with our friends at 350.org a live video webinar with the Keystone XL fight’s most visionary and determined leaders — from the front lines in Nebraska and […]
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Guest Post by Kenny Bruno: Lessons From Behind the Scenes of KXL Campaign

Jane Kleeb
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“Keystone XL Campaign: Lessons from Behind the Scenes” is a piece below that Kenny Bruno shared with me recently. His reflections are worth getting a cup of coffee and taking in the long read. No one will capture everyone’s individual experience working to stop Keystone XL, because each person came from a different place and a […]
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PRESS RELEASE: Keystone XL Rejection a Historic Victory for Citizens Protecting Our Land, Water and Climate

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 6, 2015 Contact: Jane Kleeb, jane@boldnebraska.org, 402-705-3622 Mark Hefflinger, mark@boldnebraska.org Keystone XL Rejection a Historic Victory for Citizens Protecting Our Land, Water and Climate Lincoln, NE — Today, President Obama stood with citizens to protect our land, water and climate by rejecting the Keystone XL national permit. This is the first time […]
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PROTECTED: Pres. Obama Rejects Keystone XL

Mark Hefflinger
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WATCH: Nebraska rancher Randy “Stand with Randy” Thompson says thank you to Pres. Obama on behalf of Pipeline Fighters everywhere. VICTORY!! President Obama just announced that he has REJECTED the permit for TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline. Instead of siding with Big Oil, the President chose to stand with farmers, ranchers, tribes and Pipeline Fighters […]
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State Department Rejects TransCanada’s Request for “Pause” of Keystone XL Review

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 4, 2015 Contact: Jane Kleeb, 402-705-3622, jane@boldnebraska.org State Dept. Rejects TransCanada’s Request for “Pause” of Keystone XL Review Lincoln, NE — The U.S. State Department today rejected TransCanada’s request for a “pause” of the ongoing review of its proposed Keystone XL pipeline. “We applaud the State Department for telling TransCanada they […]
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