Thursday, 21 August 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports
Oklahoma Senator Aims to Abolish Ethanol Mandate
12/12/2013

COBURN-ETHANOL

 

Coburn joins group to abolish ethanol mandate

 

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn is joining with a bipartisan group of senators to eliminate the mandate for blending corn ethanol into gasoline refined and consumed in the United States.

 

The Oklahoma Republican announced Thursday he was joining with California Democrat Dianne Feinstein and other co-sponsors on The Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act of 2013.

 

In a news release, Coburn described the mandate as a "misguided policy" that has cost taxpayers billions of dollars and led to higher fuel prices. He says the elimination of the mandate will lead to market forces determining how to diversify instead of political forces.

 

© AP
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
LPD Seeks Suspect
57 Wild Horses Die After Transfer To Scott City
Turpin Makes Move to 8 Man this Fall  
Early Riser Kiwanis To Offer Colorado Peaches and Pears
SWMC Welcomes New Family Medicine Physician
Registered Sex Offender in Hamilton County Pleads Guilty
Some Kansans Could Lose Health Care Coverage
480 Board Approves Process of Appeal for Fired Teachers
Don Scott To Retire, Successor Sought By Republican Party
Symphony Society Sets First Orchestra Rehearsal
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
KDOT Secretary King Announces Highway Projects
Seward Changes Booster Club Meeting Schedule
USD 480 To Release Early August 29th
Texas County Voters Can View Sample Ballots Online
Beaver Looks to Bounce Back  
Save The Date For SCCC/ATS Foundation Auction
Baker Arts Center To Offer Children Workshops
Texhoma Re-Tools with New Coach  
Crops Starting To Show Stress
480 Board Approves Process of Appeal for Fired Teachers
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group