Last Fall, Obama rejected TransCanada’s proposal to build the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. In January, TransCanada announced plans to sue the United States under trade rules established in NAFTA for $15 billion.
It is absurd TransCanada is allowed to claim taxpayer money because of a pipeline rejection. Let’s fight the TPP and the TTIP which give more fossil fuel companies rights to sue over policies enacted to protect communities.
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