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S.520 Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit Repeal Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 09, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

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    • Iowa Farm Bureau

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    • National Corn Growers Association

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    • American Coalition for Ethanol

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    • Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit Repeal Act (S. 520 ... - March 18, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 520. A bill to repeal the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 18, 2012, "S. 520. A bill to repeal the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s520&sa=U&ei=EiLRT9_lFKeW2gWihtyQDw&ved=0CBsQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNEi7NSGWONwE_4fgVSvCauxAWV2kA)
    • Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit Repeal Act (S. 520 ... - March 18, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 520. A bill to repeal the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 18, 2012, "S. 520. A bill to repeal the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s520&sa=U&ei=wrbPT6SuK8HL2QWj85XUDA&ved=0CCoQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNEEvkFFnwHnIJXzZZMWRlmm5BiBSg)
    • S. 520 Ending Ethanol Subsidies - April 19, 2011 by Andrew Staroska - Senate Bill 520 Introduced by Senator Tom Coburn has received increased coverage in the past few days. The goal of S. 520 would be to eliminate Ethanol Subsidies that have been in place since 2005. Currently the Federal Government ...

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      As noted by Andrew Staroska on April 19, 2011, "Senate Bill 520 Introduced by Senator Tom Coburn has received increased coverage in the past few days. The goal of S. 520 would be to eliminate Ethanol Subsidies that have been in place since 2005. Currently the Federal Government ..." (http://truthaboutbills.org/s-520-ending-ethanol-subsidies)

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 20, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 1621I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 20 July 2012   FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITHOUT ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-07-20/admiQWzypIZk.html)
    • Report: Pa. credit unions post solid Q1 numbers - July 20, 2012 by Central Penn Business Journal - Pennsylvania's 520 credit unions collectively had strong results for the first three months of 2012, according to the quarterly Pennsylvania Credit Union Profile, which was released this week. Net membership grew by 0.8 percent to 3.7 million ...

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      As noted by Central Penn Business Journal on July 20, 2012, "Pennsylvania's 520 credit unions collectively had strong results for the first three months of 2012, according to the quarterly Pennsylvania Credit Union Profile, which was released this week. Net membership grew by 0.8 percent to 3.7 million ..." (http://www.centralpennbusiness.com/article/20120720/CPBJ01/120729986/0/events_calendar/Report:-Pa-credit-unions-post-solid-Q1-numbers)
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