That’s what Henry II might have said about the ethanol mandate. Even Algore thinks it’s a crock! But it’s the perfect example of a law with terrible effects that will not go away no matter how many people starve because of it.
When Al Gore drops an environmental fad, it has truly reached its expiration date.
In his wisdom, the Goracle recently acknowledged what almost all disinterested observers concluded long ago: Ethanol is a fraud. It has no environmental benefits, and harmful side effects. The subsidies that support its use are an object lesson in the incorrigibility of Washington’s gross special-interest politics. It is the monster that ate America’s corn crop.