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Well I'd understand.
That we are about America.
-- about American jobs -- sick and tired did you imagine paying.
-- crazy countries that we get our oil from this -- our Brothers and sisters and ten.
No -- hey -- -- that was a fired up Terry O'Sullivan he's president of laborers international union at a recent rally in support.
Of the Keystone Pipeline while we're used to hearing such talk from Republicans -- business leaders we haven't heard a lot from union members of Bob -- stake.
In the pipeline project that is -- -- big time let's hear from one now Danny Hendricks is the business manager of high -- -- 798.
Which covers 42 states including the entire.
Of the -- ball if it goes through congratulations.
And it's going to be great for you but I thought unions had a lot of clout.
With this president in particular why can't -- stop his foot dragging on -- Well you know it's it's come down to pure politics now you know I think this is a great business decision.
And it should be permanent.
We should permit it several years back but politics is a -- little animal.
Well it as but but but specifically what's happening now is the EPA despite the fact that.
The president says he's for all of you to Bob for carbon energy and everything else even -- some of his administration spoken out against all forms of carbon energy the EPA.
Has just come out with a new warning saying that just the flow of oil through the pipeline is going to create too many.
-- greenhouse gases and for that reason alone they should stop the project what do you think of these studies.
I think it's hogwash.
You know they're gonna continue to extract the -- science that's a fact.
And they're gonna continue to transport so the safest way to transport is in the park -- Today we're trying to board majority that -- the rail cars.
What would you say any say I mean you must have have.
I know you have filed with the administration lead the unions do when you present your side of the case what are you get response.
Well as as part of the process and we just gotta wait for the answer.
While some people are way that union member who I'm sure you know was -- shouting out he's he's out -- bringing out the crowds saying you know we got to do this thing now.
I was actually there the -- that he gave that speech it was he was fired up how many more of these kind of firearm rallies are we gonna see in America east.
-- or probably continue to same village decision is -- to build it.
Now one of the other arguments that the people against -- pipeline say -- we knew we know they're going to be thousands of jobs created as a result of building the pipeline but.
A lot of critics say are now those jobs are temporary they're gonna go -- -- -- pipelines finish fortieth stated that.
Well -- construction jobs are temporary.
You know the Hoover Dam was a temporary -- the empire state -- was a temporary job.
The highway system in this country was a temporary job and this fire my will be a temporary jobs it.
But you don't think that there will be residual jobs around the edges of this project and other projects -- -- what I look at when -- when I see what is happening in the United States right now with this.
Power -- dynamism of the exploration.
Of of things like fracking of of all the shale oil we are getting.
I see this center of the energy production universe right now in the United States and we kind of exploit -- you've got to strike while they iron is hot.
How I absolutely believe it I think you're gonna see.
A bigger than them we've seen in the last.
Forty years you know we've got a quick transferring the wealth out of this country about buying OPEC -- we're gonna continue to -- all.
And we're gonna continue to purchase all now we have a -- we're gonna buy from are our biggest trading partner Canada are we're gonna buy from OPEC.
I think that if you know we're -- -- a million dollars a minute and if we're gonna inject.
Any money into this economy and million dollars a minute it's almost 500 trillion dollars or 500 billion dollars a year.
Wouldn't that help the economy.
Monty would Terry O'Sullivan -- it what you clearly think I was.
What kind of pressure are you gonna bring to bear you do have clout -- this administration they are very concerned.
About what the unions think particularly as we come up to the mid term elections and they realize that unions can help them.
Win perhaps that house back for the Democrats what kind of pressure you gonna say look unless you come out for the pipeline we're -- who are canvassing for you guys.
Well artists and we're gonna work of the process and where our order continued to.
Try to talk to our friends and that's if we get this thing done but Danny pressure beyond talked various pressure are you gonna bring any of it took its apply -- this.
We're gonna we're gonna work through the process and yeah.
They're -- very diplomatic Danny Hendrick that is this is a business manager of the -- so he's got to be -- -- negotiating with both sides.
Danny I appreciate you coming on please come back and let us know what happens okay.
Thanks sir Danny Hendrix typewriters union 798 he's businessman -- -- and various.
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