WASHINGTON, DC –-(ENEWSPF)--November 6, 2015. Today, Representative Jan Schakowsky released the following statement after President Barack Obama announced that he would reject the Keystone XL Pipeline project:
“I strongly support the President’s decision to reject the Keystone XL pipeline. As I have consistently said, Keystone XL is all risk, no reward, and I have consistently opposed its construction.
“The Keystone XL pipeline would have allowed the full development of the Alberta tar sands, which would generate almost half of the total carbon pollution the world can produce before reaching catastrophic and irreversible . . .