Tom Coburn’s attack on ethanol subsidy collects powerful allies
U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn wants a vote soon on his bid to eliminate tax credit
BY CHRIS CASTEEL •
Published: March 28, 2011
WASHINGTON — Sen. Tom Coburn’s bid to eliminate a federal tax break for ethanol is pitting powerful Washington forces against each other on an issue that spans numerous special interests, including energy, the environment, agriculture and tax policy.