March 9, 2017

NCC applauds reintroduction of bipartisan bill to reform ethanol mandate

Reps. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), Jim Costa (D-Calif.), Steve Womack (R-Ark.) and Peter Welch (D-Vt.) today reintroduced the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) Reform Act (H.R. 1315), that would among other things, eliminate the corn-based ethanol requirements of the RFS. 

The National Chicken Council applauded the reintroduction.
“This is the perfect time to get these important and well considered reform proposals on the drawing board,” said Mike Brown, president of the National Chicken Council.  “There is widespread dissatisfaction across the board with the RFS, and the EPA’s administration of it.  Reform of the RFS is inevitable.  This bipartisan legislation is a good place to start.” Read more


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