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Senate Fails to Adopt Republican Measure to Approve Keystone XL

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Senate Rejects Ban on Keystone Oil Exports
The Senate began voting on 30 amendments to the transportation bill and rejected one to fast-track the Keystone XL pipeline. Source: TransCanada

March 8 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. Senate rejected an amendment that would have approved construction of TransCanada Corp.’s Keystone XL pipeline from Canada to the U.S. Gulf Coast.

The amendment failed 56-42 today, with 60 votes needed for approval. The amendment was proposed by Republican Senator John Hoeven of North Dakota to be part of a transportation spending measure. The Senate may take a vote on the highway bill early next week.

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