Accuracy in Advertising: What TransCanada Isn't Telling You About The Keystone XL Pipeline

An annotated transcript of a radio ad airing in Washington D.C., paid for by TransCanada and part of a concerted effort to convince American decision makers that a tar sands pipeline is in the U.S. national interest. Environmental groups on both sides of the border are questioning the accuracy of the ad, particularly its claims about positive economic benefits and pipeline safety: