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Dilemma for Democrats: AFL-CIO Comes Out in Favor of Dakota Access Pipeline

Dilemma for Democrats: AFL-CIO Comes Out in Favor of Dakota Access Pipeline

Unfortunately, last week, the Obama administration shoved the debate over the Dakota Access Pipeline out of legal and regulatory channels and into the political arena. Just minutes after federal Judge James Boasberg (himself an Obama appointee) sided with the pipeline with a scathing rebuttal to accusations made environmental extremist group Earthjustice on behalf of the tribe, the

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