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Trump Told Iowa He’d Save Ethanol. His EPA Chief Has Other Ideas

As he sought votes during last year’s Iowa caucuses, candidate Donald Trump courted farmers with praise for ethanol and promises that he would boost the home-grown fuel. Now those farmers and other biofuel supporters say the people President Trump has put in charge of the issue in Washington are instead boosting their fossil-fuel rivals.

 

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Much of Aggie-DC is focused on the ongoing farm bill process, which at this point is taking place in hearing rooms in Washington and at more informal locations for ‘listening sessions’ around the country.  Reports suggest that staff for both the House and Senate Agriculture Committees will be drafting legislative[…]

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