New Orleans Colorful French Quarter

CEA’s Kaitlin Schmidtke discusses how recent court rulings against anti-development activists have set the stage for positive economic growth and environmental sustainability in Louisiana.

By allowing this project to continue, energy will be transported to local refineries via the safest way known to humans — pipelines — to meet the growing energy needs of cash-strapped businesses and families. That includes lower-income households whose unnecessarily high energy costs would decrease if this project and other proposals like the federal government’s plan to open more federal waters in the Gulf of Mexico for energy development proceeded.

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