Senate does vote to eliminate ethanol subsidies

Lynne Kiesling

A happy amendment to my excoriation of the Senate yesterday for their procedural crankiness in failing to pass the elimination of ethanol subsidies … today the proposal made like a phoenix and was put on the floor again (WSJ, sub reqd), this time passing 73-27. The author of the WSJ article is not sanguine about the bill passing in the House, but a girl can dream …