Governor’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard Legislation Garners Low Enthusiasm from Local Legislator

… “We have to be cognizant, as legislators, of our lower income families and families that struggle just to make it into work,” said Rep. Steele. “This low carbon fuel standard does drive up the cost of fuel.” …

The bill has made it to the House floor and failed several times in the past.

“My struggle is those folks that have to commute from a distance, that aren’t living in a populated area because it’s too expensive, how do we make sure they are treated fairly?” said Steele.

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