Want to Drain the Swamp? Trump Should Start With Ethanol Reform

The Renewable Fuel Standard is a crony capitalist mess. Here’s how it can be fixed.

By Bill WirtzDecember 6, 2017

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In Washington, several of Donald Trump’s nominations to key federal government positions are being held up for political reasons. Among them is that of William H. Northey, who was appointed by the White House to the post of Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm Production and Conservation. Northey’s confirmation is currently being blocked by Senator Ted Cruz over the Trump administration’s silence regarding the recent altering of the U.S. Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS).

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