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The Fleecing of America (Ethanol) #741909

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 14, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(New York: Joe Johns) Criticism of the provision in the proposed energy bill calling for a doubling of the use of ethanol for fuel featured; details given of the controversy over the effectiveness and cost of producing ethanol. [Farmer Jim ETSCH‡- comments on his hope that corn will be used to produce ethanol.] [Cornell University professor David PIMENTEL††- says we’re importing more oil to produce ethanol.] [Garden State Ethanol Hank CAPRO†- says ethanol is a bridge to get to other technology.] [Senator Charles SCHUMER††- says ethanol producers & corn growers are benefiting from this.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Johns, Joe

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