The New York congresswoman is pushing to block the troubled pipeline and similar oil and gas projects through an amendment to the budget bill.
Back-to-back decisions to abandon one pipeline and deactivate another show how vulnerable these projects are, despite the White House’s support.
As chaos grips the nation, the agency is changing water permitting rules to make it harder for states to block construction of fossil fuel pipelines.
Oil and gas companies are constructing pipelines and wells amid the pandemic, risking workers’ lives and depleting personal protective gear.
The 43-mile pipeline was approved by the Trump administration after former Cadiz lobbyist David Bernhardt became deputy secretary of the interior.
"Need your pipeline approved? Do it through Pruitt!"
The lobbyist may have outed himself by hitting “reply all.”
The sisters say the project violates their religious conviction that the Earth is sacred.
The risk is real.
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