WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Grow America’s Infrastructure Now (GAIN) Coalition applauds the official start of commercial oil shipment through the Dakota Access pipeline.
“Congratulations to the thousands of workers who made this important energy infrastructure project a reality. The pipeline provides a safe, reliable way to transport energy that’s developed in the Bakken region to communities throughout the Midwest and beyond,” said GAIN Coalition spokesman Craig Stevens. “Under President Trump’s leadership, we look forward to working with key stakeholders as well as federal and state regulators to support commonsense infrastructure projects. Developing our nation’s domestic energy resources and building these large-scale infrastructure projects are key components to unlocking our nation’s economic potential and creating jobs.”
About GAIN: Grow America’s Infrastructure Now is a diverse coalition of businesses, trade associations, and labor groups that share a vested interest in creating jobs and strengthening our nation’s economy through infrastructure development.