2018 Renewable Fuels Candidate Surveys: Iowa Gubernatorial Primary

 

2018 Renewable Fuels Candidate Surveys:

Iowa Governor 

Questions Cathy Glasson (D) Fred Hubbell (D) Andy McGuire (D) John Norris (D) Kim Reynolds (R) Ross Wilburn (D) 
1.  Do you support securing continued funding for the Iowa Renewable Fuels Infrastructure Program (RFIP)? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
2.  Do you support maintaining Iowa’s current biodiesel production tax credit program? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
3.  Do you support maintaining Iowa’s current E15 retailer tax credit program? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
4.  Do you support maintaining Iowa’s current biodiesel retailer tax credit program for B11? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
5.  Do you support maintaining Iowa’s current E85 retailer tax credit program? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
6.  Do you support maintaining Iowa’s current excise tax differential for B11 and higher biodiesel blends? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
7.  Would you work to ensure the EPA properly implements the federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) and to prevent Congress from making legislative changes to the RFS? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
8.  Would you work to encourage both the EPA and Congress to establish RVP parity for E15 so that it may be sold year-round? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
9.  Some national candidates have come to Iowa and pledged support for advanced biofuels, but have refused to specifically support corn-based ethanol. Do you support the expanded production and use of corn-based ethanol? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
10. Free and fair trade is vital to Iowa agriculture, including ethanol, distillers grains and biodiesel. Would you support existing trade opportunities for biofuels abroad and work to create new trade opportunities that would expand biofuels exports? No Response Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

 

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