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Conservatively Speaking

State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.

Boaters urged to contact EPA about ethanol

Ethanol, News you can use


Here is extremely important news for boat owners. The Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatU.S.) and the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) are strongly encouraging every boater in America to send comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) about a plan to increase the amount of ethanol in gasoline. Such an increase could wreak havoc on boat engines.

The deadline to send comments is fast approaching, July 20, 2009.

Read more details here, here, and here.  These links will have links to other news articles and a form to send comments to the EPA.

This 2006 Boston Globe article demonstrates that gasoline with just 10 percent ethanol was causing problems for boaters.
 

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