Posted: April 3, 2013 at 3:29 a.m.

Feathered tar-nation Recently Congressman Tim Griffin stated that the Keystone XL pipeline construction was a “no-brainer,” calling it “extraordinarily safe and environmentally friendly.” I have to agree with the congressman ; he is a no-brainer. The result of shipping dirty tar-sands oil through pipes under the ground is clear for even him to see.

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Editorial, Pages 17 on 04/03/2013


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