Conversation on topics that include Veteran's Administration, national security, military strength, and the role energy has in our economic on national security.
Many veterans of war, including myself, have concerns with foreign products being purchased from countries at war, namely the Middle East. We have come a long way in recent years to obtain our own oil and natural gas within the U.S. However, we can't lift our feet off the proverbial pedal.
The US Department of the Army announced it has completed a presidential-directed review of the remaining easement request for the Dakota Access crude oil pipeline, and has notified Congress that it intends to grant an easement for a right-of-way across government land at Lake Oahe in North Dakota.
Vets4Energy quoted in Majority Leader McCarthy's press release: "It feels as though our government is saying they'd prefer other less-caring countries to supply us with energy rather than allow us to do it ourselves..."
Trump directed the State Department and other agencies to make a decision within 60 days of a final application. He also declared that a 2014 environmental study satisfies required reviews under environmental and endangered species laws.
In an unplanned, though fortunate coincidence, a national webinar for American veterans on the issue of energy security occurred just hours after President Donald Trump signed an executive order advancing a long-dormant energy infrastructure project: the Keystone XL pipeline. (Vets4Energy quoted)
Fulfilling a campaign promise, President Donald J. Trump yesterday signed an executive order "initiating the process for approving" the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline, which had been delayed for years by the Obama Administration. (Vets4Energy quoted)
President Donald Trump's executive order this week to advance the construction of the long-delayed Keystone XL Pipeline is drawing praise as a much-needed boost to America's energy infrastructure. (Vets4Energy quoted)
After years of delays on the approval of the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline, President Donald J. Trump yesterday signed an executive order "initiating the process for approving" the construction of the pipeline. (Vets4Energy quoted)
Statement from Rear Admiral Don Loren USN (ret.) National Liaison, Vets4Energy: "These projects represent a commitment by the Administration to make America more energy secure."