Originally posted on 11/07/2015:

Quote Originally Posted by EmpireMaker View Post
This is not an infrastructure improvement at all, it is basically a cash grab for the Koch bros. The jobs are temporary, the pipeline contributes nothing to the US economy (aside from the temp jobs). The pipeline only benefits the companies shipping oil from Canada to the gulf.

Right, just like any other construction jobs where the jobs are temporary.

And by not building the pipeline, Obama keeps a steady flow of cash running through one of his biggest donor's pockets, Warren buffet, who owns the rail lines which currently transports the oil.