A Bad Deal for the United States
“TransCanada’s pipeline will pump oil through America, but not to America. It will make up to $4 billion in profits for foreign oil companies and drive foreign economies, but do nothing for ours.
That’s the truth about Keystone. At every economic level, it is a bad deal for our country.”
“Foreign countries will get more access to more oil to make more products to sell back to us, undercutting our economy and our workers,” the ad states.
“Billionaire climate change activist Tom Steyer is launching a four-part, $1 million ad buy that attacks the proposed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline.”
The First Video in the Series – TRUTH
This is the first ad in the series. The NextGen Climate Action group is part of a larger movement by environmentalists to hold Obama’s feet to the fire as they weigh in on the Keystone XL pipeline.
Second Video in the Series – RISKS
The Keystone XL pipeline would carry 800,000 barrels of dangerous tar sands oil through farms, towns, and fresh water supplies across the country. We can’t afford to let foreign oil companies threaten our health. Visit http://www.keystonetruth.com
Third Video in the Series – PRIORITIES
This week: the truth about jobs. Today, America’s energy sector is growing stronger than ever. But foreign oil companies like TransCanada are pushing the other way. Keystone XL would create just 35 permanent jobs while bringing real risks to the farms and towns and water supplies it runs through. Learn more at: keystonetruth.com
PR Newswire – NextGen Climate Action to Engage Digital Community in Effort to Restart Conflicted Keystone Environmental Review
Mediaite – The Anti-Keystone Pipeline Ad NBC Pulled from the Tonight Show
The Hill’s Energy and Environment Blog – Keystone Pipeline Foe Steyer Launches $1 million ad push