For obvious political reasons, the Obama administration has stalled the Keystone pipeline bringing Canadian oil across the U.S. to Texas. This might mollify some in the leftist quadrant of the Democrat's base through the election when, oh look, the pipeline decision will come right after November, 2012. Quelle coincidence!
It will be hard for Obama, if he's still around politically, to kill the pipeline then, so interested doth he claim to be, in enhancing secure petroleum resources.
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