Pipeline Tar Sands http://wamc.org en Michael Meeropol: Opposing The Keystone XL Pipeline Same As Imposing A Tax on Oil From Tar-Sands http://wamc.org/post/michael-meeropol-opposing-keystone-xl-pipeline-same-imposing-tax-oil-tar-sands <p>Members of my family live in New York’s 18<sup>th</sup><sup> </sup>&nbsp;Congressional District.&nbsp; Previously, I have criticized the former representative from this district, Republican Nan Hayworth.&nbsp; Today I want to strongly criticize the Democrat who beat her, Sean Patrick Maloney.&nbsp; Recently, he voted in support of building the last section of the Keystone Pipeline – a<strong><u> terrible</u></strong> vote in my opinion.</p><p> Sun, 16 Jun 2013 16:53:55 +0000 Michael Meeropol 67593 at http://wamc.org Vermont Senate Advances Tar Sands Regulation Bill http://wamc.org/post/vermont-senate-advances-tar-sands-regulation-bill <p></p><p></p><p>The Vermont Senate has advanced legislation that would toughen environmental review over an oil pipeline if its use sees significant changes. Sat, 23 Mar 2013 13:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 60506 at http://wamc.org Vermont Senate Advances Tar Sands Regulation Bill Vermont Bill Delayed after Complaining Law Firm Letter http://wamc.org/post/vermont-bill-delayed-after-complaining-law-firm-letter <p></p><p></p><p>The Vermont Senate has delayed action on a bill toughening environmental reviews over possible changes in the use of a crude oil pipeline after the state's leading business law firm sent a letter outlining potential legal problems if the bill were to become law. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 00:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 60414 at http://wamc.org Vermont Bill Delayed after Complaining Law Firm Letter