Tag: Cruz

Cruz drops out of US Presidential race; last anti-biofuels candidate toppled

Cruz drops out of US Presidential race; last anti-biofuels candidate toppled

May 3, 2016 |

In Indiana, the last anti-biofuels candidate for the US Presidency in 2016 exited the field, when Texas Sen. Ted Cruz announced that he was ending his presidential bid. The announcement clears the path for Donald Trump to take the GOP nomination on the first ballot at the Republican convention this summer. “We left it all […]

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Iowa Gov. Branstad turns thumbs down on Cruz for President

Iowa Gov. Branstad turns thumbs down on Cruz for President

January 24, 2016 |

In Iowa, Iowa Gov. Branstad said he would not be supporting Ted Cruz for the Iowa Caucuses and called on Iowans to support candidates that were pro-Iowa, specifically pro-rural and pro-biofuels. Following Branstad’s comments, America’s Renewable Future senior advisor Derek Eadon said that “America’s Renewable Future will continue to stand up for Iowa voters and […]

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Cruz shifts position from “repeal” to “phase out” of US Renewable Fuel Standard

Cruz shifts position from “repeal” to “phase out” of US Renewable Fuel Standard

January 10, 2016 |

In Iowa, Texas Senator Ted Cruz, campaigning in Iowa for the Republican presidential nomination wrote an Op-Ed outlining a new tone and position on ethanol and the RFS. For the first time, at a campaign stop in Iowa, Cruz expressed he would keep the RFS through 2022. “We are encouraged that Ted Cruz is finally […]

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America’s Renewable Future chasing Cruz around Iowa

America’s Renewable Future chasing Cruz around Iowa

January 7, 2016 |

In Iowa, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz says he is still pushing for a five-year phase out of the RFS should he win the race to the White House, making 2022 the earliest that would happen. He would also see regulations changed so the EPA could not block higher ethanol blends while also seeking to […]

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America’s Renewable Future labels Senator Cruz of Texas “a career politician, doing the oil industry’s dirty work.”

America’s Renewable Future labels Senator Cruz of Texas “a career politician, doing the oil industry’s dirty work.”

December 20, 2015 |

In Iowa, America’s Renewable Future kicked-off an anti-Cruz effort with statewide radio, digital ads, and direct mail two weeks ago, the organization is building on this initial effort by releasing a new radio and online ads today. “We want Iowans to know that, unlike what Ted Cruz would like to have them believe, he is […]

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