Hillary Clinton steers clear of Keystone

Screenshot 2015-07-27 15.55.27The Democratic presidential frontrunner won’t weigh in the controversial pipeline that was once under her purview at the State Department.

DES MOINES, Iowa — Despite rolling out a set of climate change goals Sunday night, Hillary Clinton declined once again to take a position on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline on Monday, deferring to the State Department.

After touring a green-certified transit station in Des Moines, Clinton told reporters that she wouldn’t comment on the pipeline because she had played a leading role in starting the process to review the project while she was secretary of state.

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