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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Iowa Governor Urges Caucus-Goers To Say ‘No’ To Cruz, Cites ‘Big Oil’

Gov. Branstad criticized Cruz’s opposition to Renewable Fuel Standard, which requires U.S. fuel to contain a minimum amount of biofuels, including ethanol.

January 19, 2016

Iowa Voters Have Given Up On Ethanol; Presidential Candidates Are Following Suit

The fortunes of the wonder fuel that promised to help clean the environment, secure America and save small family farms have steadily dwindled. Now fuel, corn-based ethanol, finds itself threatened with a defection that was once unthinkable: Iowa voters.

December 29, 2015

White House Threatens To Put Brakes On Alternative Fuels

Find out why some environmentalists are furious with the EPA.

November 24, 2014

Castrating Conservative Principles In Iowa

Here’s why you shouldn’t believe Joni Ernst’s claims of fiscal conservatism.

October 14, 2014

Switch From Gasoline To Ethanol Linked To Higher Ozone Levels

Neela Banerjee, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Scientists have made a surprising discovery about ethanol: The more it was used by drivers in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the more ozone they measured in the local environment. The finding, reported this week in Nature Geoscience, is contrary to other studies predicting that increased use of ethanol would cut […]

May 1, 2014