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(Deborah Baic/)

Enbridge loses a much-needed bridge builder

It’s hard to portray Jim Prentice’s decision to seek the leadership of the Alberta Tories as anything but a bad sign for Enbridge Inc. and its Northern Gateway pipeline proposal.

By doing so, the former federal cabinet minister cuts short his work on behalf of the pipeline company convincing skeptical British Columbia First Nations that their inclusion in the project would ensure both the economic benefits they need and the environmental protection they demand.