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  • Pipeline official: We are optimistic

    LUMBERTON, N.C. — With construction halted for a year, the Atlantic Coast Pipeline has a date with the U.S. Supreme Court in February that may unlock the project to bring natural gas from the shale belt of West Virginia and Pennsylvania to North Carolina.

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  • ACP enlists 4 labor unions for construction

    The Atlantic Coast Pipeline LLC has signed agreements with the nation’s four leading building and construction trade unions, which it says affirms its commitment to hiring skilled union workers for the pipeline’s construction.

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  • Cooper must stand with Eastern NC on natural gas pipeline

    Gov. Roy Cooper’s role should favor the rural and impoverished communities, to include Robeson County, whose collective fingers are crossed in the hope that the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, arguably the most scrutinized project of its kind in this nation’s history, will clear what is essentially a final hurdle of getting a water quality permit from the DEQ.

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