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    also increased oil prices in the Midwest and, overall, a weaker US economy.  Oil would become world price rather than discounted in the upper Midwest.  Keystone XL is a way to increase profitability (and thus support expand production) of Tar Sands oil extraction, enriching the fossil fuel industry by picking Americans' pockets.

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    by A Siegel on Mon Feb 04, 2013 at 03:38:01 AM PST

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