oil pipelines


White House Exempts Keystone XL Pipeline From “Buy American” Mandate

Despite recent declarations by the White House that new oil pipelines would be required to be made with steel and iron sourced from within the U.S., the administration has confirmed that the recently resurrected proposal for a pipeline running from Nebraska to Alberta is exempt from this mandate. [More]

You're Paying Oil Pipeline Owners' Income Taxes

You're Paying Oil Pipeline Owners' Income Taxes

Investigative reporter David Cay Johnston has discovered a dirty little tax secret pipeline owners would like to keep more hidden than a giant plume of oil under the ocean. Turns out that when you pump gas into your car, you’re actually paying oil pipeline owners’ income taxes. [More]