Last week President Obama vetoed a bill passed by the Senate, and the House approving the Keystone Pipeline Project. This article details how our government voted, and gives the general points to both side of the debate. While there is much more to the story that is not mentioned in this article, it gives a decent summary to both sides of the argument.
According to the Senate Majority Leader, this issue is by no means a dead one, and it looks to be a hot topic going into the next election. Where do you stand on this issue? Are you for more jobs, and a stronger economy as claimed by the projects supporters, or do you side with the President, and the environmentalists, who claim that there are far to many the risks to climate change, and too many unanswered questions that far out weigh the benefits?