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Trump Urges Republican Lawmakers to Overcome Ethanol Differences

President Donald Trump urged Republicans to settle their differences over the U.S. biofuel mandate at a White House meeting Wednesday with Ted Cruz and other senators critical of the requirement for ethanol use, according to lawmakers who attended.

 

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