Bill Morneau’s Kinder Morgan surprise comes with huge price tag, lots of political risk: Chris Hall

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Nationalizing an oil pipeline – even temporarily – was never the first option for Finance Minister Bill Morneau. But buying Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline, and taking over the proposed expansion, was the only option that allows the Liberals to deliver on their promise to get the work done.