27 Aug '13, 3pm

Bipartisan Committee to Investigate Big Oil for Anti-ethanol Practices

Last week, a bipartisan bill was introduced to the Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission to investigate anticompetitive practices by oil companies regarding the Renewable Fuel Standard. Introduced by senators Amy Klobuchar, a Democrat from Minnesota, and Chuck Grassley, a Republican from Iowa, the bill hopes to address some of the fraudulent business practices oil companies are employing to influence the opinions of various political and consumer groups in a bid to artificially inflate gas prices and limit access to non-petroleum based fuels (like ethanol).

Full article: http://gas2.org/2013/08/27/bipartisan-committee-to-invest...

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