Hillary Clinton Sidesteps Question On Keystone XL
At an event in Canada, Clinton declined to give her opinion on the pipeline but offered alternatives for clean energy and job growth.By Christian Bryant | January 21, 2015
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sidestepped a question on the Keystone XL pipeline Wednesday while speaking at an event in Winnipeg, Canada.
"You won't get me to talk about Keystone because I have steadily made clear that I'm not going to express an opinion. It is in our process and that's where it belongs," Clinton said.
That process is a review by the U.S. Department of State and the Environmental Protection Agency. Clinton's remarks come on the heels of President Obama's State of the Union address, in which he only alluded to Keystone XL: