Trump exec order green-lights risky oil pipelines
You expected otherwise from the guy who wants an oil-igarch in charge of the State Department?
President Donald Trump moved to advance construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines Tuesday, a pair of projects that were blocked by the Obama administration due in part to environmental concerns. Both orders are subject to renegotiations of the agreements.
Trump also signed a notice requiring the materials for the pipelines to be constructed in the United States, though it was unclear how he planned to enforce the measure.
“From now we are going to start making pipelines in the United States,” Trump said from the Oval Office on a busy day in Washington, with many hearings scheduled on Capitol Hill.
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