Burr Applauds Passage Of The Keystone XL Pipeline Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) released the following statement after the final passage of the Keystone XL Pipeline legislation:

“I am proud that this job-creating legislation passed the Senate in a bipartisan manner that allowed for a lengthy debate and votes on many amendments,” said Senator Richard Burr. “This is how the Senate should run. It is my hope that the President does not ignore the wishes of the majority of Americans and signs this bill into law when it reaches his desk.”