Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Act quickly: Help derail the ethanol gravy train of subsidies for fatcats

There is no policy in the United States with less support in science or that is based on more naked greed than the ethanol subsidies and blending mandates. Ethanol is nothing but a fancy shell-game of using coal and natural gas to create a liquid fuel while using tons and tons of petroleum-based pesticides and fertilizers, destroying topsoil, and making our climate challenge even worse.

Tell Merkley and Wyden to stand firm against this colossal economic and environmental outrage

WORD: We need to tame the vampire squid

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