Items Tagged with 'vote'


In Bipartisan Display, Senate Adds One Amendment to Keystone XL Bill, Will Consider Six More

Hours before President Obama was to give his State of the Union address, Republicans in the U.S. Senate showed some willingness to work with Democrats on energy issues, after giving overwhelming support to a bipartisan amendment to the Keystone XL pipeline bill and agreeing to discuss six more amendments -- three from each party. Read More

Dallas: Still 30 Miles and Thousands of Wells from Fort Worth

 Wednesday afternoon, Dallas City Council voted to deny Trinity East Energy LLC three permits it needed to drill on leases within the city for which it has already paid $19 million, setting the city up for a possible legal challenge from the company that could end up costing it millions before the nearly five-year saga is over. Read More