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Thursday, February 4, 2010

Ethanol Gets New Boost from Obama


“The nation’s farmers got a big boost Wednesday when the Obama administration issued new biofuels guidelines that could open the way for large increases in the production of corn-based ethanol.” (Washington Post, Thursday)

Sticking with a loser.

FEE Timely Classic
“Ethanol versus the Poor” by P. Gardner Goldsmith


  • Sheldon Richman is the former editor of The Freeman and a contributor to The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. He is the author of Separating School and State: How to Liberate America's Families and thousands of articles.