Found here. Short version: the RFS is awful. A Congressman wants to kill it. Let’s let him.
Martin O’Malley’s futile pander to Big Corn’s Renewable Fuel Standard.
Futile because Martin O’Malley’s not winning Iowa anyway. Or the nomination. Or a “Where Are They Now?” competition, come to think of it. Seriously, what was the point of him pandering on the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) last month?
On the Democratic side, Martin O’Malley indicated his support during his announcement tour in Des Moines this weekend. “It’d be my hope that we continue to keep a high, renewable fuel standard, and that we move into celluosic fuels,” O’Malley told a crowd of Democratic activists. “The best way to do that is to keep the standard high. When you lower it, it creates all sorts of uncertainty about policy and direction.”
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You actually do want to watch this anti-Renewable Fuel Standard video.
It’s rather good. Turns out that ethanol subsidies are (indirectly) pure hell on motorcycles. Just like everything else:
More, as they say, here.