“It just seems that opposition to this pipeline is not reasonably based upon legitimate environmental concerns.”
The work of Citizens for a Better St. Gabriel is only beginning.
“They lie on people’s death certificates all the time.”
Legislators in Washington and in state capitols would be wise to see these results as a bellwether for the nation.
“It's no surprise to us that the LDNR is issuing the permit, rubber stamping is business as usual in Louisiana.”
Federal help available to states for upgrading water systems is a drop in the bucket compared to what is needed across the country.
Senator Cassidy assures his consituents there will be oversight, but how can he when he is sorely out of touch?
Aging pipelines are seen as a major issue that could create catastrophes.
Both sides drew their battle lines on the Bayou Bridge pipeline deeper in the sand at the second permit hearing.
Opponents of the pipeline say it could wreck the region's fragile ecology, damaging the basin and destroying Louisiana’s multi-million dollar crawfish industry.