Biden’s Keystone Shutdown an ‘Attack on the Rule of Law,’ South Dakota’s Johnson SaysEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

This is part two of a series exploring the effects of President Joe Biden’s cancellation of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. MITCHELL, S.D.—Rep. Dusty Johnson (R-S.D.) has listened to story after story from local business owners who have been hurt badly as a result of the shutdown of the Keystone XL pipeline. In addition to the more than 1,000 pipeline workers who were laid off after Biden signed an executive order revoking the presidential permit signed by President Donald Trump, the effects have rippled across the state, hitting smaller rural communities that relied on the economic opportunities the pipeline was to bring. In an interview at his home in Mitchell, South Dakota, Johnson called the cancellation of the pipeline an “attack on the rule of law.” “Reasonable people can disagree about the future of pipelines. I don’t think though that we should be in a position of undermining the rule of law …Read More

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