The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency has accepted the industry’s research into whether a 15 percent ethanol blend has any ill effects on public or environmental health.
Missouri’s Agriculture Director says industry is stable.
The loss of the ethanol subsidy will cut into the bottom line of oil companies
The tax credit gave oil companies 4½ cents per gallon of E-10 fuel they produced.
Initial reports said the entire town of Tiskilwa, which has a population of about 800 had been evacuated.
On today’s show Mark welcomes in Missouri Congressman Lacy Clay on jobs and the economy in the state. Ethanol subsidies are becoming quite the battleground. Mark chats with Jessica Bennett, director of public policy for […]
Ethanol supporters say it’s not the time to repeal tax credits that encourage alternative fuels.
“We anticipate that being E-15 when the U. S. EPA finishes its process.”
Charlie talks about corn, ethanol and farm subsidies; and about whether people would walk away from home buying, if they were required to have a 20% down payment.
Charlie talks with Ron Reagan, son of President Ronald Reagan and author of My Father At 100, with U.S. Cong. John Shimkus about ethanol and problems at the VA Hospital in STL, and with U.S. Cong. Russ Carnahan about the VA Hosp. in STL halting surgery due to instrument sterilization problems.