2016 Renewable Fuels Candidate Surveys: U.S. House District 2


2016 Renewable Fuels Candidate Surveys:

Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District


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Dave Loebsack (D)


Christopher Peters (R)

Do you support maintaining the federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) with no legislative changes? YES Did not return survey*
Do you support ending the Federal Petroleum Mandate? YES
Do you support reforming and extending the biodiesel tax incentive? YES
Do you oppose Congressional efforts to prevent USDA from incentivizing blender pump installations? YES
Do you support EPA and/or Congressional action to establish volatility regualtions which ensure a uniform base gasoline is suitable for blending both E10 and E15 year-round? YES
Do you support extending the cellulosic ethanol tax credit? YES
Do you support a thorough review of the petroleum industry’s Century of Subsidies to determine if they should be continued? YES
Do you support continued funding through the Foreign Ag Market Access Program (MAP) that funds international market development of agricultural products including ethanol and DDGs? YES

*Candidate Christopher Peters has not yet returned the IRFA survey.


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