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  1. Letter: Label important to identify origin of beefRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    Two competing legislative proposals were issued recently on Country of Origin Labeling. One will maintain the integrity behind the label that distinguishes beef products that originate in the Unites States and one will repeal the program entirely.

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  2. TransCanada's Keystone XL costs touch US$2.4B as Energy East creeps past C$12BRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | SNL Financial

    Permission to build the line has been under review from the U.S. Department of State for more than six years, and Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper expressed Demand from shippers and refiners for Keystone XL remains high, Girling said. The company will continue to press for approval of the line despite speculation about a rejection regarding the needed presidential permit.

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  3. Proposed Measure Could Help States Better Combat Distracted DrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    "This legislation provides funding to the states to help battle texting and driving which is a safety issue," said Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D. The two also came together on a bill that makes sure vehicle owners control the data collected by their cars in order to protect privacy.

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  4. Alberta pipelines set back by oil routRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | World Oil

    ... Barack Obama for almost seven years. Keystone will probably be rejected by Obama next month, Republican Senator John Hoeven said this week, citing unidentified sources. Spokesmen for the White House have declined to comment on Hoeven's prediction. ...

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  5. Senate panel passes energy efficiency bill championed by Orthodox UnionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    The U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources passed a bill developed in part by the Orthodox Union that will help synagogues and other nonprofit buildings lower their energy costs. The Nonprofit Energy Efficiency Act, which was co-sponsored by Sens. John Hoeven and Amy Klobuchar and passed by the committee on Friday, will create a federal grants program to support houses of worship, schools, youth centers and other nonprofits that make their buildings more energy efficient, according to a news release issued by the Orthodox Union.

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  6. DOT Awards $8 Million to Enhance Safety at ND AirportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., who serves on the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee, announced Friday that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded $8 million to the city of Williston and the Mercer County, Stanley, Dickinson, Garrison and Tioga Municipal Airport Authorities to enhance airport safety. "North Dakota's airports play a key role in our continued growth and economic development," Hoeven said.

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  7. Profile In Courage: Mrs. Clinton Says She Will Reveal Her Opinion on the Keystone Pipeline *AFTER* She is PresidentRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Independent Women's Forum

    ... particular administration." U.S. President Barack Obama will reject the project in August, Republican Senator John Hoeven said Tuesday , citing unidentified "sources." TransCanada Corp.'s proposed US$8 billion link between Alberta crude deposits and ...

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  8. Electric Co-ops Are Already Practicing The Future Of EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | ThinkProgress

    Solar panels are part of the Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association's community gardens in Rockford, Minn. Community solar gardens are a new concept in renewable energy, allowing customers who cannot put up solar panels to buy into the green energy boom anyway.

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  9. Senate Passes Long-Term Transportation BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Valley News Live

    The U.S. Senate has passed a long-term transportation bill that could soon provide a windfall to help pay for North Dakota's roads. Our senators say that this six-year bill would keep alive more than 150 road programs that may otherwise have been in danger.

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  10. EPA plan to push back power plant deadline 'window dressing,' critics sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Washington Examiner

    The Environmental Protection Agency's plan to give states more time to comply with its proposed carbon emissions limits for power plants isn't enough, say critics of the forthcoming rule. While opponents of President Obama's signature climate change policy said they would reserve full judgment until the rule is finalized, which is expected next week, an apparent two-year delay to the regulation doesn't address the substantive concerns they have.

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  11. Keystone XL pipeline: Alberta will not lobby U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CBC News

    Amid talk U.S. President Obama is about to reject the Keystone XL pipeline, Alberta Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd says the provincial government will not intervene. North Dakota Republican Senator John Hoeven said this week that Obama will reject the proposed pipeline, and that the announcement will be made in August, after Congress adjourns for its summer break.

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  12. Keystone XL pipeline bill: Alberta will not lobby U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CBC News

    Amid talk U.S. President Obama is about to reject the Keystone XL pipeline, Alberta Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd says the provincial government will not intervene. North Dakota Republican Senator John Hoeven said this week that Obama will reject the proposed pipeline, and that the announcement will be made in August, after Congress adjourns for its summer break.

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  13. GOP pounces on Iran deal as reason to end ban on crude oil exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Washington Examiner

    President Obama gave the oil industry and Republicans a gift when he agreed to lift sanctions on Iran as part of its deal over its nuclear program - a new line of attack for ending the 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports. Republicans have increasingly said that ending restrictions on Iran's oil sector, effectively allowing it to resume exporting to the global market, is unfair when the United States prohibits domestic producers from selling abroad.

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  14. White House: Keystone XL decision will come before Obama goesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Lethbridge Herald

    The White House says a decision will be made on the Keystone XL pipeline while President Barack Obama is still in office, as rumours swirl that the long-delayed project is on the verge of rejection. A spokesman for the president was asked Wednesday about the issue after a Republican lawmaker declared that he'd heard from his sources that the Canada-U.S. pipeline will be rejected in an announcement next month.

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  15. Harper criticizes Obama's refusal to approve Keystone XL pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Globe and Mail

    ... for Alberta shippers, who are increasingly desperate for access to new markets. Earlier this week, U.S. Senator John Hoeven - a North Dakota Republican - said "sources" have told him Mr. Obama will announce a decision to reject the project next ...

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  16. Political right and left condemn Hillary Clinton's non-answer to simple question on Keystone XLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Regina Leader Post

    A town-hall spectator who elicited a headline-making non-answer from Hillary Clinton understands perfectly well why she dodged his question about Keystone XL. "There's enormous pressure from both sides," said Bruce Blodgett, a New Hampshire software developer whose question to Clinton produced news Tuesday across the U.S. and beyond.

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  17. Canada's Harper Isn't - Hopeful' Obama Will Approve KeystoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Bloomberg

    ... particular administration." U.S. President Barack Obama will reject the project in August, Republican Senator John Hoeven said Tuesday, citing unidentified "sources." TransCanada Corp.'s proposed $8 billion link between Alberta crude deposits and ...

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  18. Obama about to reject Keystone pipeline, senator saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Chronicle Herald

    A U.S. lawmaker boldly predicted Tuesday that President Barack Obama is about to reject the Keystone XL pipeline, after years of delay and debate. Sen. John Hoeven, a Republican critic of the president and a staunch defender of the Canada-to-Texas pipeline project, is unlikely to be privy to White House planning.

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  19. Froman: 'We've got a lot a work to do' - COOL on Customs? -...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Politico

    FROMAN: 'WE'VE GOT A LOT OF WORK TO DO': U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman on Tuesday urged countries in the Trans-Pacific Partnership talks to work together to find a path forward on the tough remaining issues blocking the conclusion of the landmark trade deal. "There are still politically sensitive issues that remain to be resolved, and as any who has ever been involved in trade negotiations knows, the final decisions are always the most difficult," Froman said at the start of an evening meeting of top officials from the 12 TPP countries, which include Japan, Canada and Vietnam.

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  20. Senator: White House Will Reject Keystone XL Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Daily Caller

    After years of politicking, the Obama administration will announce it's decided to reject the application to build the Keystone XL pipeline during Congress' August recess, according to a Republican lawmaker. "What I'm hearing from multiple sources is that he is going to turn down Keystone when we're out in August," North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven told Bloomberg BNA's Ari Natter Tuesday.

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