Pipe Dreams

On April 18, 2014, the Obama administration indefinitely extended the review period of Keystone XL, leaving the controversial pipeline in regulatory purgatory for the foreseeable future.  The pipeline, proposed to extend from Alberta, Canada through the … Read Full Article

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Death of a Salesman

  If I were President Obama, I might be asking myself, “How did I get here?” “What happened to those chanting masses? Where are all those t-shirts? What about the bumper stickers, the signs, the Nobel Peace Prizes? This is not my vision. This is not my … Read Full Article

Computer-generated image of the proposed California High-Speed Rail System

High-Speed Rail: Need for Speed?

On November 4, 2008, California voters approved Proposition 1A (Safe, Reliable High-Speed Passenger Train Bond Act for the 21st Century), which allocated funds towards a high-speed rail system (HSR). The train is planned to connect San Francisco to the Los … Read Full Article