In just thirteen words, a U.S. judge has summed up the problem with almost everything that’s happened since Donald Trump became US President: “I think the government hasn’t had a full chance to think about this.” That was how Judge Ann Donnelly of the federal district court in Brooklyn summed up the situation that erupted over the weekend when airports began to implement the now infamous Muslim Ban. Which by the way President Trump says isn’t a Muslim Ban, and is working “very well.” But let’s look closer to home at decisions which impact on the industry. Using the powers of the Executive Order, he brought back the Dakota Access and Keystone XL projects. With the Dakota Access decision, his intention is to allow the development of a 1,100-mile pipeline to transport 450,000 barrels a day from the Bakken fields of North Dakota to Illinois. For months now there […]