Biden Cancels Permit for Keystone XL Pipeline

In one of his first actions from the Oval Office, President Joe Biden this week rescinded the federal permit for the Keystone XL pipeline, at least temporarily erecting a barrier to its progress.

In a press release, National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons said: “Manufacturers are disappointed with the administration’s decision to block this sustainable project, which can serve as a model for infrastructure of the future, and if not reconsidered, represents a missed opportunity for manufacturing workers in America.” 1/20/2021