Remember this CBS national news story on November 12th about Keystone XL's faulty construction? We just learned that the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, the federal agency that oversees the Keystone XL, has not adequately reinspected since this report.
It's now time to turn to the Attorney General Greg Abbott. Please read this. Then send the letter linked below in this message -- and please do it right away.
The Attorney General has broad powers.
If you live in Texas, sign this letter to Attorney General Abbott and it will be immediately sent to his office and copied to the three Commissioners on the Railroad Commission:
You can also print the "Dear Attorney General Abbott" letter right here have others to sign, then mail it to:
Office of the Attorney General
PO Box 12548
Austin, TX 78711-2548
or call (800) 252-8011
Please send a copy to your Congressman, your State Representative and your State Senator. (To find their addresses go here.)
No matter where you live in Texas, you are invited to sign this. All for one and one for all, Texans!
This release was sent to statewide media. Please consider writing a letter to the editor about this of your local newspaper.
This Letter to Attorney General Greg Abbott from Public Citizen provides more details as to the safety issues.
There's lots more background and maps about how East Texas is affected at: TexasPipelineWatch.org.
More soon. We hope to hear from you now!