US lawmakers to block ethanol boost in highway bill

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WASHINGTON, Jan 29 (Reuters) - The Republican chairman of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee and its top Democrat will block any attempt to add language boosting U.S. ethanol production to a massive federal highway spending bill, congressional aides said on Thursday. Some lawmakers want to carve up an energy bill stalled in the Senate and attach a provision that calls for doubling use of ethanol to separate legislation on highway funding likely to be approved by Congress. Ethanol, made ...

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