Key word is he would be smart……
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Sen.-elect Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) on Sunday said President Obama would be smart to compromise on approving the Keystone XL pipeline.

“I think he would be really smart to do it when he sees a margin in the Senate of probably 65 votes,” she said on “Fox News Sunday.” “I would hope so. I mean if we are looking at jobs, if we are looking at infrastructure, we’ve got an energy growth in our country that we really need to capitalize on.”