Gun control supporters in the Senate won the first showdown over how to respond to the December shootings in Connecticut.
DallasDog: The original route for the pipeline crossed the same river 1 mile form Bismarck, and it was relocated to this proposed location as that was decided as being a hazard to the drinking water of Bismarck. So they try to locate the pipeline 1 mile from the drinking water of the Sioux. If it was too close to Bismarck, this proposed crossing is too close to the Sioux. Find a better location that is not a threat to the drinking water of the Sioux.