TITLE

Senate leaders delay energy bill vote

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;3/10/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that farm groups like the National Corn Growers Association and Farm Bureau have asked Senate leaders to step efforts to enact into a law the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS). Rising gasoline prices, falling natural gas supplies, lagging employment and dependence on foreign energy sources as the reasons; Ability of RFS to create new jobs, protect the environment and increase opportunities for corn growers; Boost to the domestic energy security due to the RFS.
ACCESSION #
12498644

 

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