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Discussion => Politics => Topic started by: 81alphaeagle on February 13, 2014, 10:58:41 PM

Title: Republicans and the Keystone XL Pipeline Lie
Post by: 81alphaeagle on February 13, 2014, 10:58:41 PM
http://www.salon.com/2014/02/06/r_i_p_republican_credibility_why_their_latest_blatant_lies_show_theyve_given_up/

Once the proposed Project enters service, operations would require approximately 50 total employees in the United States: 35 permanent employees and 15 temporary contractors.

That’s it. The Keystone XL Pipeline will offer 35 permanent jobs in the U.S. for the life of the pipeline, according to the U.S. State Department’s final analysis.

That’s a far cry from Boehner’s claim on Friday, after the report came out, that KXL would bring “more than 100,000 jobs … with it.”