State politicians call for approval of Keystone line

Posted: May 13, 2014 at 5:07 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL --5/12/14-- U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor (left) shakes hands with U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton (middle) as he arrives Monday morning to tour the Welspun Tubular facility in Little Rock with Welspun President David Delie. (Please Out the following: APNewsNow-Little Rock market, TV-Little Rock market, Radio-Little Rock market, Online-Nationwide market, Arkansas Business, Arkansas Times.)

Members of Arkansas' Congressional and state House delegations gathered Monday to call for the approval of the Keystone XL Pipeline, which would transport Canadian tar-sand oil to refineries in the United States.

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