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Gov’t set to break pledge, claim protesters

A coalition of Thunder Bay environmental groups, including the local chapter of the Council of Canadians, joined forces on Saturday to urge the federal government to halt the review process for two major pipeline projects.

The coalition is citing a pre-election promise that the Kinder Morgan and Energy Ease projects would be assessed under additional criteria, including greenhouse gas emissions and upstream impacts. So far that hasn’t happened, and the review for Kinder Morgan is slated for tomorrow. Read more on the story in The Chronicle-Journal.