Democrats Fault Obama Crude-by-Rail Bill for Ignoring Volatility

.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) during a markup hearing on Keystone XL pipeline before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee January 8, 2015 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

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Senate Democrats said the Obama administration’s effort to make oil trains safer is inadequate and introduced legislation designed to reduce crude’s explosiveness before tank cars are loaded.

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