Keystone XL Pipeline
Missouri Republican calls Keystone an opportunity to drive the economy and decrease reliance on foreign energy.
Politicians from both sides of aisle cite pipeline project’s jobs and a boost to energy security.
Missouri lawmakers have passed a resolution encouraging President Barack Obama’s administration to approve a proposed oil pipeline route through the middle of the United States.
Reps. John Shimkus, R-Collinsville, and Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, met at the Wood River Refinery Friday and Davis called on President Obama to sign the permit for the project.
“We’re here to say ‘Keystone affects all of us because climate change affects all of us,'” protestor Molly Gott said.
Charlie talks with Washington U. Student Arielle Klagsbrun about the Keystone XL Pipeline Project, with Nicholas Carr, author of “Shallows”, and with Steve Woolf,Artistic Director at The Rep.
Charlie talks with “Big Love” Actress Jeanne Tripplehorn…with Philadelphia Sports Radio Broadcaster Howard Eskin…with Louise Harrison, sister of The Beatles’ George Harrison…with the two Washington University students who interrupted Pres. Obama during his speech in STL this week…and, Mike Isaacson of The Muny announces one of its productions for the 2012 Muny season.