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Tester: Keystone oil should be used in US

U. S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., said Wednesday that the U. S. government should require oil coming into the country through a proposed pipeline from Canada stay in the country.

Tester said he believes the Keystone XL pipeline, to transport oil from the tar sands in northeastern Alberta to Texas, will be built, and he wants the oil that goes through the line to be sold here.

Tester introduced an amendment Tuesday that would require just that.

"Right now I've been that told all the oil that's going to be coming down the Keystone pipeline is going to be refined in Houston and shipped out …, " he...


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