Saturday, January 9, 2016

Obama hit with NAFTA challenge over Keystone pipeline

The Canadian company behind the Keystone XL pipeline filed two legal challenges against President Barack Obama on Wednesday, contending he violated NAFTA and the U.S. Constitution when he rejected the project in November.

The legal challenges are unlikely to undo the rejection by Obama, but they may yet revive the lengthy political battle over the controversial Canada-to-Texas pipeline that shook up the oil industry and helped the White House cement its environmental legacy.


Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2016/01/keystone-pipeline-company-files-nafta-lawsuit-217423#ixzz3wma7TVD8

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