... the Center for American Progress (CAP) challenged the assumption that the project would have little impact on the amount of future investment or production from Alberta’s carbon-intensive oil sector ...Also on the CAP Board of Directors - climate alarmist billionaire and Obama cheerleader, Tom Steyer. CAP is a big climate catastrophe booster that regularly produces junk science based propaganda like this.
... CAP plays on the left side of Democratic Party policy making. Its founder and former chair is John Podesta, who is now serving as senior environmental adviser to President Obama.
... CAP’s director of climate strategy, Daniel Weiss, said Canadian optimism about a pending approval may be misplaced. He noted Secretary of State John Kerry will play a major role in the decision-making, and Mr. Kerry has ratcheted up his department’s activism on climate change since taking office.
Monday, March 10, 2014
Leftist "think tank" urges Obama to reject Keysone XL
Globe and Mail: