1. The ethanol program was a decision made during the Clinton Administration by then EPA
Director Carol Browner. It was decided to use ethanol as an oxygenate in gasoline as an
alternative to the chemical ETBE.
2. The ' airline bailouts ' were relief for the airline employees and industry after the government
shut down the entire national commercial air system following the 9-11 attacks. Providing
relief to Americans suffering a loss from an enemy attack on U.S. soil is a proper function
of the Federal Government.
John Lepant Brighton CO