O f f i c e o f I n s p e c t o r G e n e r a l
United States Department of Stateand the Broadcasting Board of GovernorsOffice of Inspector General
Office of Audits
Special Review of theKeystone XL Pipeline Permit Process
Report Number AUD/SI-12-28, February 2012
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