Obama rejects Canada-Texas oil pipeline for now
Published 01/18/2012, The Dickinson Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a politically explosive decision, President Barack Obama on Wednesday rejected plans for a massive oil pipeline through the heart of the United States, ruling there was not enough time for a fair review before a looming deadline forced on him by Republicans. His move did not kill the project but could delay a tough choice for him until after the November elections.Word count: 1154
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