Last Friday, The U.S. House of Representatives took at least its 4th stab at trying to build the Keystone XL pipeline. It passed but the Ayes are interesting. On July 26, 2011 — 1,210 days ago — the House passed HR 1938, the North American-Made Energy Security Act to build the Keystone pipeline. Minnesota reps Walz, McCollum, and Ellison voted no. On May 22, 2013 — 544 days ago — the House passed HR 3, the Northern Route Approval Act to build the Keystone pipeline. Minnesota reps Walz, McCollum, Ellison, and Nolan voted no. On September 18, 2014 — 60 days ago — the House passed HR 2, the American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act to build the Keystone pipeline. Minnesota reps Walz, …
KAAL TV has full video of the Congressional candidate debate.
At a townhall meeting in Mankato with our DFL Senator Klobuchar and Representatives Peterson and Walz, a questioner asking why ObamaCare isn’t saving families $2,500 per year was met with laughter from the esteemed panel. And classic Walz rope-a-dope. See the video starting at 1:17. Greta van Susteren commented on it, too.
Allen Quist weighs in on Congressman Tim Walz’s push for the Farm Bill.