2014 Election

Conservative Groups Prepare Major Push in Louisiana Runoff

Ending Spending PAC spends $600,000 on ads for final week

Conservative groups are running an aggressive final push in the runoff election for the Louisiana Senate seat, with additional ads hitting the airwaves Monday tying Democratic incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu to President Barack Obama’s policies.

Landrieu Fails to Get Keystone Passed

Democrats don’t bail out Mary

Democratic incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu (La.) failed to convince enough members of her party to support the Keystone XL pipeline Tuesday evening, a vote considered a desperate attempt to save her Senate seat.

Increase in Oil Shipments by Rail Bolsters Case for Keystone XL

Federal agency notes rail transit is spiking as North Dakota searches for pipeline alternatives

As both houses of Congress ready votes on the Keystone XL pipeline, federal energy regulators on Thursday revealed a large year-over-year increase in the amount of oil transported by rail, particularly from areas that Keystone’s southern leg would serve.