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Far exceeding their initial goal of a half-million, over 30 progressive groups gathered over the last 24 hours more than 800,000 signatures of Americans opposed to the Keystone pipeline. The emergency drive is aimed at thwarting a move by Senate Republicans to revive a project that only the oil industry seems to want.
“The voice of three quarters of a million Americans is a force that the Senate will ignore only at great peril." - Michael Brune, Sierra Club Executive Director.