October 30, 2017 - Washington, D.C. – The Fueling American Jobs Coalition announced today the launch of “Betray,” a new ad campaign urging President Trump to stop caving to the ethanol lobby. If the president doesn’t change course, he runs the risk of turning his back on the American manufacturing workers who helped make his presidency a reality. Fueling American Jobs Coalition’s members include a wide range of U.S. companies including independent refiners, unions and small businesses.
“Betray” refers to President Trump’s failure to consider any reforms to the outdated Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), which protects windfall profits for large integrated oil companies and massive fuel retailers, while placing an unfair burden on independent fuel refiners and gas stations. The president’s refusal to fix the RFS could put 75,000 to 150,000 U.S. jobs at risk... Read the Full Press Release