Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Customer Service | Contact Us | Routes Available | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 

Should President Obama approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline?

  1. Yes, eventually
  2. Yes, now
  3. Not yet
  4. Never
 
 
 
 
sort: oldest | newest

Comments

(28)

locomotive

Feb-08-14 10:54 AM

As far as taking notes, Justaman and willgrr, I've got better things to do than tracking your political rants and raves.

Roosters crow, don't they? So do some anonymous individuals, willgrr excepted.

1 Agrees | 1 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

FreedomRings

Feb-06-14 9:27 AM

Totally on subject...what is your failure rate garr? Is it still 79% on posts removed? And you continually cry to the Minot Daily for that but take heart; you can pull from a bevy of alias's.

2 Agrees | 2 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

JustaMan

Feb-05-14 10:23 PM

locomotive Feb-05-14 9:15 PM

Take notes locomotive!

I'm focused on Kevin Cramer. One good man or woman regardless of party affiliation and he's gone!

1 Agrees | 4 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

locomotive

Feb-05-14 9:15 PM

No, Justaman, I was asking if your claim CAN be independently verified.

Right now, all we have is your own assertion that you and willgrr were responsible for making Rick Berg history.

3 Agrees | 2 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

JustaMan

Feb-05-14 8:54 PM

You can independently verify if you'ld like locomotive.

It was my pleasure to vote for & support an independent woman,Heidi Heitkamp, for US Senator of North Dakota.

Had voting results differed in central & western ND we would have a spineless yesman representing us.DC is full of them and that's a big problem!

1 Agrees | 3 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

locomotive

Feb-05-14 8:36 PM

"My postings on Bismarck Tribune are a matter of internet history and with the help of Bill Garr so is Rick Berg!"

So is that claim about Rick Berg something that can be independently verified?

3 Agrees | 3 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

JustaMan

Feb-05-14 8:33 PM

FreedomRings Feb-05-14 7:36 PM

You have made posts right after mine that make no sense to me FreedomRings.

In fact, they have nothing to do with my posts so if you want to dial up customer service on this site to prove something, exchange email address or phone # by all means go ahead.

My postings on Bismarck Tribune are a matter of internet history and with the help of Bill Garr so is Rick Berg!

2 Agrees | 2 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

PoeticJustice16

Feb-05-14 6:14 PM

GoInPeace

"Numbers and republicans.Thats like giving a botlle of whiskey to a drunk.How we can get from 50 to 100,000 is beyond me."

___________

POST OF THE DAY!

2 Agrees | 4 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

locomotive

Feb-05-14 5:24 PM

Legend, ethanol isn't all it's cracked up to be. We've been through this before. It's hard on small engines, for one.

5 Agrees | 3 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

locomotive

Feb-05-14 5:23 PM

I've seen Justaman at the Bis Trib.

Glad you old friends got to meet up again.

I can't believe the free speeching that goes on here!!

3 Agrees | 2 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

FreedomRings

Feb-05-14 3:57 PM

garr, you know very well that I'm not Dustoff and ndvetrn as ndvetrn is you.

Along with your other alias's Napoleon, AtticusFinch and billlldoesntgitit just to name a few. Just be honest for a change hoaxster.

1 Agrees | 3 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

GoInPeace

Feb-05-14 3:34 PM

Slide ,Just a matter of time and you will have another DEMOCRAT as President. We love it.Goinpeace

4 Agrees | 4 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

GoInPeace

Feb-05-14 3:30 PM

Numbers and republicans.Thats like giving a botlle of whiskey to a drunk.How we can get from 50 to 100,000 is beyond me.Must be the blockers math.I think I'll stick to the basics.Goinpeace

4 Agrees | 4 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

PoeticJustice16

Feb-05-14 3:27 PM

Why are dirt poor people so determined to fight for wealthy oil corporations?

4 Agrees | 5 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

JustaMan

Feb-05-14 3:24 PM

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who unsuccessfully sought the Republican presidential nomination in 2012, once pegged the number of potential pipeline jobs at being anywhere from "100,000 to one million."

A financial analysis paid for by TransCanada also said another 250,000 to 550,000 some spin-off jobs could be created over the 100-year life of the project.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the nation's largest business advocacy group, supports construction of the pipeline. Its president and chief executive officer, Thomas J. Donohue, called on the Obama administration to approve construction, saying it would create a quarter million new American jobs.

Boehner claimed later in January 2012 that the Keystone pipeline would create "over 100,000 indirect jobs" as well some 20,000 direct jobs.

5 Agrees | 3 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

FreedomRings

Feb-05-14 3:23 PM

Hi VERTSITAS, remember me?

2 Agrees | 5 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

JustaMan

Feb-05-14 3:16 PM

landslide2014 Feb-05-14 3:05 PM

"Justa whats the CBO Obamacare story got to do with the pipline.. Too much spirts with your lunch????"

If I'm not mistaken, you posted the fallacious misleading story by the media on job losses from Obamacare yesterday on 3 different unrelated polls & editorials.

Am I correct?

3 Agrees | 5 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

JustaMan

Feb-05-14 2:46 PM

The media’s massive revisions on CBO-Obamacare story

By Erik Wemple February 4 at 7:03 pm

In January of 2010, Trans-Canada CEO Russell Girling claimed that the project would produce 13,000 construction jobs. In April of 2011 the number grew to 20,000, which the Canadian Ambassador reiterated in August 2011. In January 2012 the number was revised back down to 13,000 and this past April the company revised that number even lower, to 9,000 construction jobs. Meanwhile, both the federal government and the Global Labor Institute at Cornell University’s College of Industrial and Labor Relations examined TransCanada’s application and made their own job creation estimates, at 6,000-6,500 and 2,500-4,500 respectively. A State Department study projects only 35 permanent jobs in pipeline maintenance and inspection.

John Boehner 01-31-14 100,000 shovel ready jobs.John Hoeven 04-2012 as many as 200,000.

2 Agrees | 4 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Peeweepeterson

Feb-05-14 12:15 PM

Never, the less oil we have the less likely we can afford to bomb another country

5 Agrees | 5 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

centerfield

Feb-05-14 11:35 AM

wellchild, you got most of that right, but all you have to do is look at the blogs and the last line should read, "Respond to!!!"" Look no further than rushslide, Mules, whistler/, and others and you find hate flowing from their keyboards. Get real, child.

3 Agrees | 6 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

realwildchyld

Feb-05-14 10:54 AM

Always fun to see that PJ and Goinpeace have nothing but hate speach to respond with.

6 Agrees | 4 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

JustaMan

Feb-05-14 9:14 AM

Canada has been unable to secure 2 proposed western routes to export these tar sands and an eastern route is said to have no chance.

Canadians are 46/47% for & against the very development of these tar sands while Americans seem headed towards those same numbers.

20 famous German scientists have resigned from a Canadian funded study citing influence. The EU's proposed fuel quality directive reducing carbon emissions would be compromised by refining the world's dirtiest crude.

Industrialized nations do not regard refined tar sands contracted to Asian markets as environmentally or economically sound at this time.

With all the available data, this project should have been dead in the water 5 yrs. ago.

6 Agrees | 2 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

GoInPeace

Feb-05-14 8:30 AM

I am confused.Did they name Bridegete for the illegal closing of the lanes on the bridge or after BRIDGET kelly the one who was fired. Come on BLOCKERS you should have the inside information on this.Goinpeace

3 Agrees | 4 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

EarlyBird

Feb-05-14 8:28 AM

I vote never, I am in no hurry to export our energy supplies.

7 Agrees | 6 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

GoInPeace

Feb-05-14 8:22 AM

I just love to hear sore losers cry,bah ha,bah ha,bah ha,.The BLOCKERS will pay for the way they have tried to mess up our country just becouse they are mafia bully bigots.Goinpeace

6 Agrees | 6 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Showing 25 of 28 comments Show More Comments
 
 

Post a Comment

You must first login before you can comment.

*Your email address:
*Password:
Remember my email address.
or
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web