How Would The Keystone XL Pipeline Affect The U.S.?
The Keystone pipeline expansion will likely be the first issue tackled by the new Congress when it starts up on Tuesday.By Sebastian Martinez | January 5, 2015
When the 114th Congress starts up on Tuesday, one of the first issues on its agenda will be the Keystone XL pipeline — an expansion of the existing Keystone pipeline.
The bid to expand the pipeline has been hotly contested over the last six years, and the president is expected to veto the latest bill to expand it, with some Democrats in support. (Video via The White House)
Senator Chuck Schumer told CBS's Face The Nation, "There will be enough democratic votes to sustain the president's veto."