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President Obama Releases 2015 Budget

posted on March 7, 2014 at 5:49 PM

President Obama Releases 2015 Budget
President Obama releases the 2015 budget proposal and Republicans say it is dead on arrival. Full Story

Ethanol Supporters Attend Hearing in the Heartland

posted on January 24, 2014 at 5:57 PM

Ethanol Supporters Attend Hearing in the Heartland
The Obama administration sent shockwaves through the Corn Belt late last year when it proposed cutting the federal mandate to blend ethanol into U.S. gasoline supplies. The plan has drawn sharp criticism from biofuels supporters who claim the... Full Story

Iowans worry about ethanol's lost political clout

posted on November 27, 2013 at 9:58 AM

Farm Bill Marches Out of Committee

posted on May 17, 2013 at 5:22 PM

Farm Bill Marches Out of Committee
The Agricultural Reform, Food and Jobs Act of 2013 is similar to legislation written last year that passed the Senate 327 days before this hearing, but later died without any House floor debate. Full Story

Sequester Squabbles Overtake Washington

posted on March 1, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Sequester Squabbles Overtake Washington
While both sides of the aisle lamented the spending reductions the full impact of the cuts likely will be felt later rather than sooner. Half of the $85 billion will come out of the defense budget. The remaining amount is slated to come from... Full Story

Bi-Partisan Push For Wind Production Tax Credit

posted on December 14, 2012 at 3:05 PM

Bi-Partisan Push For Wind Production Tax Credit
Iowa Senator Charles Grassley, a Republican, and Senator Mark Udall, a Democrat from Utah, led a bi-partisan effort to extend the production tax credits for wind energy. Full Story

Future of Wind Tax Credit In Jeopardy

posted on November 16, 2012 at 5:05 PM

Future of Wind Tax Credit In Jeopardy
Wind energy proponents took their case for extending Production Tax Credits to Washington, D.C. this week. The Governors’ Wind Energy Coalition, a bi-partisan group representing 23 states cited the need for keeping thousands of workers on... Full Story

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