The long-term effects of corn ethanol subsidies

May 15, 2013 - 04:35 PM
Text size Decrease Increase

Ellis interview May 14, 2013

On Tuesday, the Senate Agriculture Committee approved a massive five-year farm bill. It would cut spending but also create new subsidies for farmers -- including corn farmers.

The federal government has a long and controversial history of corn ethanol subsidies. Steve Ellis, vice president of Taxpayers for Common Sense, thinks it's time for them to disappear.

Here's his interview with Capital Insider.

Read More:
comments powered by Disqus