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Future Of RFS Reform Unclear After GOP Senators Appear To Block 'Deal'

June 06, 2018
The future of the Trump administration's plan for short-term changes to EPA's renewable fuel standard (RFS) is highly uncertain after push-back from two key GOP senators appears to have blocked a tentative RFS reform “deal,” but observers say the administration could yet try to implement some of the deal's most contested provisions. Sens. Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Charles Grassley (R-IA) led the charge this week against what was seen as an imminent presidential directive over the RFS. The deal was...

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