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Should President Obama approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline?

  1. Yes, eventually
  2. Yes, now
  3. Not yet
  4. Never
 
 
 
 
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locomotive

Feb-08-14 10:54 AM

As far as taking notes, Justaman and willgrr, I've got better things to do than tracking your political rants and raves.

Roosters crow, don't they? So do some anonymous individuals, willgrr excepted.

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FreedomRings

Feb-06-14 9:27 AM

Totally on subject...what is your failure rate garr? Is it still 79% on posts removed? And you continually cry to the Minot Daily for that but take heart; you can pull from a bevy of alias's.

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JustaMan

Feb-05-14 10:23 PM

locomotive Feb-05-14 9:15 PM

Take notes locomotive!

I'm focused on Kevin Cramer. One good man or woman regardless of party affiliation and he's gone!

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locomotive

Feb-05-14 9:15 PM

No, Justaman, I was asking if your claim CAN be independently verified.

Right now, all we have is your own assertion that you and willgrr were responsible for making Rick Berg history.

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JustaMan

Feb-05-14 8:54 PM

You can independently verify if you'ld like locomotive.

It was my pleasure to vote for & support an independent woman,Heidi Heitkamp, for US Senator of North Dakota.

Had voting results differed in central & western ND we would have a spineless yesman representing us.DC is full of them and that's a big problem!

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locomotive

Feb-05-14 8:36 PM

"My postings on Bismarck Tribune are a matter of internet history and with the help of Bill Garr so is Rick Berg!"

So is that claim about Rick Berg something that can be independently verified?

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JustaMan

Feb-05-14 8:33 PM

FreedomRings Feb-05-14 7:36 PM

You have made posts right after mine that make no sense to me FreedomRings.

In fact, they have nothing to do with my posts so if you want to dial up customer service on this site to prove something, exchange email address or phone # by all means go ahead.

My postings on Bismarck Tribune are a matter of internet history and with the help of Bill Garr so is Rick Berg!

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PoeticJustice16

Feb-05-14 6:14 PM

GoInPeace

"Numbers and republicans.Thats like giving a botlle of whiskey to a drunk.How we can get from 50 to 100,000 is beyond me."

___________

POST OF THE DAY!

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MarkHighwater

Feb-05-14 6:09 PM

Obama should ban all fracking nationwide.

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MarkHighwater

Feb-05-14 6:07 PM

Go back home BIG OIL.

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locomotive

Feb-05-14 5:24 PM

Legend, ethanol isn't all it's cracked up to be. We've been through this before. It's hard on small engines, for one.

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locomotive

Feb-05-14 5:23 PM

I've seen Justaman at the Bis Trib.

Glad you old friends got to meet up again.

I can't believe the free speeching that goes on here!!

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Legend

Feb-05-14 4:44 PM

Our nationwide expert on propane said higher exports shorted our domestic supplies and caused the price to double. He said nothing about drying corn 4 ethanol. Oil will lie about ethanol at every opportunity. Any alternative to gas/diesel threatens their massive profits and they will bad mouth any alternative energy source. I would rather pay a local farmer than some tycoon living in Dubai Ports World.

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FreedomRings

Feb-05-14 3:57 PM

garr, you know very well that I'm not Dustoff and ndvetrn as ndvetrn is you.

Along with your other alias's Napoleon, AtticusFinch and billlldoesntgitit just to name a few. Just be honest for a change hoaxster.

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GoInPeace

Feb-05-14 3:34 PM

Slide ,Just a matter of time and you will have another DEMOCRAT as President. We love it.Goinpeace

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GoInPeace

Feb-05-14 3:30 PM

Numbers and republicans.Thats like giving a botlle of whiskey to a drunk.How we can get from 50 to 100,000 is beyond me.Must be the blockers math.I think I'll stick to the basics.Goinpeace

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PoeticJustice16

Feb-05-14 3:27 PM

Why are dirt poor people so determined to fight for wealthy oil corporations?

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JustaMan

Feb-05-14 3:24 PM

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who unsuccessfully sought the Republican presidential nomination in 2012, once pegged the number of potential pipeline jobs at being anywhere from "100,000 to one million."

A financial analysis paid for by TransCanada also said another 250,000 to 550,000 some spin-off jobs could be created over the 100-year life of the project.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the nation's largest business advocacy group, supports construction of the pipeline. Its president and chief executive officer, Thomas J. Donohue, called on the Obama administration to approve construction, saying it would create a quarter million new American jobs.

Boehner claimed later in January 2012 that the Keystone pipeline would create "over 100,000 indirect jobs" as well some 20,000 direct jobs.

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FreedomRings

Feb-05-14 3:23 PM

Hi VERTSITAS, remember me?

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JustaMan

Feb-05-14 3:16 PM

landslide2014 Feb-05-14 3:05 PM

"Justa whats the CBO Obamacare story got to do with the pipline.. Too much spirts with your lunch????"

If I'm not mistaken, you posted the fallacious misleading story by the media on job losses from Obamacare yesterday on 3 different unrelated polls & editorials.

Am I correct?

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JustaMan

Feb-05-14 2:46 PM

The media’s massive revisions on CBO-Obamacare story

By Erik Wemple February 4 at 7:03 pm

In January of 2010, Trans-Canada CEO Russell Girling claimed that the project would produce 13,000 construction jobs. In April of 2011 the number grew to 20,000, which the Canadian Ambassador reiterated in August 2011. In January 2012 the number was revised back down to 13,000 and this past April the company revised that number even lower, to 9,000 construction jobs. Meanwhile, both the federal government and the Global Labor Institute at Cornell University’s College of Industrial and Labor Relations examined TransCanada’s application and made their own job creation estimates, at 6,000-6,500 and 2,500-4,500 respectively. A State Department study projects only 35 permanent jobs in pipeline maintenance and inspection.

John Boehner 01-31-14 100,000 shovel ready jobs.John Hoeven 04-2012 as many as 200,000.

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Legend

Feb-05-14 2:45 PM

Maybe when*****freezes. Oil is red and does not miss a chance to bash our president. Now they whine because they can't trick or treat at the white house. I would be all 4 it if it made economic sense. Approving the line is as dumb as storing their nuclear waste. Maybe they could approve his jobs bill and raise the min. wage to sweeten the pot. What fool would drill oil without a good transport system? Maybe next time they will think b4 they try to steamroll their way and bash at will. I am proud our Pres. stood up to them. They needed a spanking.

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MarkHighwater

Feb-05-14 12:27 PM

Heck NO....where were the Canadians when we needed help finding WMDs in Iraq?...probably fishing/recreating on the Rafferty/Alameda reservoirs that flooded the valley in 2011...the very reservoirs we paid for with our tax dollars in the 80s.

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Peeweepeterson

Feb-05-14 12:15 PM

Never, the less oil we have the less likely we can afford to bomb another country

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centerfield

Feb-05-14 11:35 AM

wellchild, you got most of that right, but all you have to do is look at the blogs and the last line should read, "Respond to!!!"" Look no further than rushslide, Mules, whistler/, and others and you find hate flowing from their keyboards. Get real, child.

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