​Keystone XL jumps hurdle but faces Obama battle

​Keystone XL jumps hurdle but faces Obama battle

​Keystone XL jumps hurdle but faces Obama battle The US Energy and Natural Resources committee has approved the bill that could lead to TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline project going ahead. Assuming it passes the next stage; a vote tomorrow by the House of Representatives; then the Senate will be pitched against President Obama who has vowed to block it.