Censored News!!! Obama's crony Warren Buffett profits from nixing of Keystone pipeline

A headline on Drudge Report this morning says:

Buffett's Railroad WINNER From Obama's Keystone Pipeline Denial...

But if you click the headline, you get an “Error 404: File not found” message.
That’s because within half an hour after Bloomberg first posted the article, it was pulled.
Happily, someone had copied the article before it was pulled. You can read it (in PDF format) for yourself. Click here!
This is the article that they don’t want you to see.

Buffet’s Burlington Northern Among Winners From Keystone Denial

By Jim Efstathio Jr.

January 23, 2012 12:00 AM EST

Warren Buffet’s Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC is among U.S. and Canadian railroads that stand to benefit from the Obama administration’s decision to reject TransCanada Corp. (TRP)’s Keystone XL oil pipeline permit.

With modest expansion, railroads can handle all new oil produced in western Canada through 2030, according to an analysis of the Keystone proposal by the U.S. State Department.

“Whatever people bring to us, we’re ready to haul,” Krista York-Wooley, a spokeswoman for Burlington Northern, a unit of Buffet’s Omaha, Nebraska-based Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK/A), said in an interview. If Keystone XL “doesn’t happen, we’re here to haul.”

The State Department denied TransCanada a permit on January 18, saying there was not enough time to study the proposal by Feb. 21, a deadline Congress imposed on President Barack Obama. Calgary-based TransCanada has said it intends to re-apply with a route that avoids an environmentally sensitive region of Nebraska, something the Obama administration encouraged. […]

If completed, Keystone XL wold deliver 700,000 barrels a day of crude from Alberta’s oil sands to refineries along the Gulf of Mexico, crossing 1,661 miles over Montana, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas. […]

Shipping oil using tank cars on rail costs about $3 more a barrel than pipeline transport […]

To contact the reporter on this story: Jim Efstathiou Jr. in New York at jefstathiou@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Jon Morgan at jmorgan97@bloomberg.net

Read the rest of the censored article here.
If you twitter, send a Twitter to Bloomberg (@BloombergNow) to let them know how you feel!
UPDATE (1.25.2012):
Yesterday afternoon/evening, Bloomberg restored the news article. They likely were shamed by having pulled/censored it. Besides, since the article is all over the net, no point in suppressing it! LOL
~Eowyn and DCG

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8 years ago

Warren Buffet would sell out his own mother if it would turn him out a profit! And BO… well… we KNOW he sells out this country everyday. Then the coward thieves don’t want anybody looking when they take the $$ and run… so the article gets pulled ASAP! What are they afraid of?? We might read an article that gives us ‘insight’ into what we already know about them? Classic Chicago-style… I saw nothing… I know nothing! What article?

8 years ago

good work DCG and Eo! Human Events came out a while ago with this. You two beat them all.

8 years ago

The “error 404” link now links to the same article (?, not sure, haven’t read through both of them to compare). Posted at 3:26 pm (original article published at 12:00 am). Too tired right now to read both and compare articles. A brief glance appears they have same information.
At least they put the article back up!

Kathleen Moore
8 years ago

UNCONSTITUTIONAL LAWS cannot TOUCH the Constitution. Google this in quotes: “What to do about Unconstitutional Acts – National Defense Authorization Act 2012 (NDAA) or click here:
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