House GOP won't tie Keystone to debt ceiling bill

02/6/2014 | Politico (Washington, D.C.)

House Republicans on Thursday said they will not seek to include the Keystone XL proposal in the debt ceiling bill. "The Keystone pipeline creates jobs, but it really is not a debt-ceiling type issue," said Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas. The lawmakers said they expect the White House to approve the proposed pipeline and it is not as pressing as the debt ceiling issue.

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