Lawmakers push back on rumored biofuel waivers

Kim Reynolds

Iowa lawmakers last week joined with other Midwestern lawmakers to warn against any move by the Trump administration to allow several waivers called Small Refinery Exemptions (SREs) before leaving office.

Allowing the waivers “would further devastate America’s rural communities as they continue to struggle amidst a difficult economy,” the lawmakers wrote in a Jan. 12 letter to...

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