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View Diary: Video, Photos: 12,000+ People Surround White House Demanding a Stop to Dirty Tar Sands Pipeline (186 comments)

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  •  I said all along (0+ / 0-)

    the 20,000 jobs seemed high.  

    The Cornell study quotes State Dept. figures that don't match what the State Dept. put into the EIS.

    Pipeline critics cited a NEWS story in WaPo that claims the 20,000 jobs double-counts 6500 2-year jobs as 13,000 1-year jobs.

    Given that, You might say there are only 13,500 jobs, but we still need the work.

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