Montana Oilmen Baffled by Bay Area Opposition to Keystone - Bloomberg
In San Francisco, more than 1,300 miles from the proposed route of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, an agency charged with regulating air pollution from industrial plants and home heaters says the project is a threat.Gov. Martin O'Malley's climate change plans - baltimoresun.com
In Montana, Commissioner Richard Dunbar of Phillips County, the U.S. entry point for the pipeline if it is built, said he could only wonder why distant towns oppose the project.
“That just baffles me,” Dunbar said in an interview. “Why would they have an interest in something that doesn’t go through their county or state?”
We don't need another superstorm like Sandy pounding Maryland to remind us of the dangers of a changing climate.
...Carol M. Browner is a former Administrator of the EPA and a Distinguished Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress.