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U.S. President Barack Obama waves as walks with Senator Robert Casey (D-PA) on the South Lawn of the White House upon his return to Washington from Pittsburgh, January 29, 2014.
U.S. President Barack Obama waves as walks with Senator Robert Casey (D-PA) on the South Lawn of the White House upon his return to Washington from Pittsburgh, January 29, 2014.
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Obama’s legacy stands in Keystone’s path

There is plenty of talk this week about the legacies of two prominent Americans.

One of them, the Denver Broncos’ veteran quarterback Peyton Manning, is a master at passing the ball. The other, President Barack Obama, has spent the past few years punting when faced with a decision about an oil pipeline.