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It Is Time to Stop
Putting Food in Our Cars

American Magazine, by Ken Green

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Posted By:eagleblurst, 10/31/2012 10:51:06 AM

The ethanol mandate continues to do more harm than good — inflicting environmental damage, raising food prices, and distorting energy markets. Two recent developments warrant a reexamination of the fuel ethanol issue. First, on August 20, 2012, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a call for comments on suspending the renewable fuel standard (RFS), sometimes known as the ethanol mandate: EPA is seeking comment on letters requesting a waiver of the renewable fuel standard and matters relevant to EPA’s consideration of those requests. Governors of the states of

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: nu74, 10/31/2012 10:53:31 AM     (No. 8976694)

I agree 100%. It makes no sense at all and drives (pun intended) up the cost of food.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mickturn, 10/31/2012 11:02:39 AM     (No. 8976725)

BUT, we need a warm dark place for all the corncobs! Any suggestions?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: pickle1, 10/31/2012 11:08:05 AM     (No. 8976742)

I agree.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: K.I.S.S., 10/31/2012 11:14:06 AM     (No. 8976764)

ABSOLUTELY!!!!!!!!!! God gave humans wood, coal, oil, gas and the genius to create nuclear power...THAT YOU CAN NOT EAT...so Democrats make natural fuels evil, destroy hundreds of thousands of acres and waste hundreds of billions of TAX dollars on FAILED wind and solar energy and replace them with FAILED FOOD ENERGY from corn and sugar leading to the starvation of millions in 3rd world countries. One thing though...now that we know liberals HATE minorities and 3rd world human "refuge"...like Margaret Sanger created Planned Parenthood to eliminate the "negro"...maybe, just maybe this is the Democrats plan, starve out the undesirables.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: woodsman, 10/31/2012 11:47:51 AM     (No. 8976858)

It also ruins small engines

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Smart11344, 10/31/2012 11:57:31 AM     (No. 8976882)

The EPA has completely spun out of control and needs to be reined in and their gestapo tactics stopped.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: OdinsAcolyte, 10/31/2012 12:31:18 PM     (No. 8976974)

The by products are worse than petroleum combustion.

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