Dem lawmakers worry current law could add at least 15 cents at gas pump which now tops $4 in many parts of the state. http://t.co/256qNHVCCi
"cap-and-trade system should not be used to raise billions of dollars in new state funds at expense of consumers" - http://t.co/256qNHVCCi
California Dem lawmakers bill aims to address looming gas price spike in state http://t.co/256qNHVCCi via @MarcLifsher @latimes
Congressional Budget Office Undermines Key Assumption of @GovInslee #LCFS http://t.co/7RMURpj0Z6 via @WAPolicyGreen @WAPolicyCenter #wagov
"We're not gonna be jacking up anyone's prices by a dollar a gallon. It's absurd to think so" - @GovInslee on #LCFS http://t.co/3LfEWLNU21
What You Should Know: The Supreme Court and the California Low Carbon Fuel Standard http://t.co/xpCOQYz9Tv
Reminder, bipartisan concern in California about gas prices spiking next year http://t.co/mlffVMXKQw #LCFS
Lawmakers in Oregon and Washington have refused to go along with #LCFS http://t.co/EQ1xmmCSQU
Government-mandated fuel rationing schemes that drive up energy prices, like an #LCFS, are outdated http://t.co/MgU9GVvYUy
With #LCFS back in the news today, a few key points: 1) Calif remains only state in the country currently implementing a LCFS

What You Should Know: The Supreme Court and the California Low Carbon Fuel Standard

June 30, 2014 | No Comments

The Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) is back in the news today as the United States Supreme Court decided against considering three petitions challenging the constitutionality of the California program. While we are disappointed the Court did not take up these cases, Secure our Fuels is providing the following four key points regarding where the … Read More

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ICYMI: (Townhall) Executive Fiats in the Other Washington

June 23, 2014 | No Comments

By Paul Driessen Townhall.com Link to original article: http://townhall.com/columnists/pauldriessen/2014/06/21/executive-fiats-in-the-other-washington-n1854111/page/full  Progressives believe in free speech, robust debate, sound science and economics, transparency, government by the people and especially compassion for the poor – except when they don’t. These days, their commitment to these principles seems to be at low ebb … in both Washingtons. A perfect example … Read More

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Diverse Voices Warn of Financial Impact of LCFS in Oregon Hearing

June 6, 2014 | No Comments

As the clock ticks down on Oregon’s failing Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) experiment, LCFS supporters in the Oregon State Senate held a hearing last week in a last-ditch effort to breathe life into the program. Thankfully, Brian Doherty – testifying on behalf of Western States Petroleum Association and as a member of Oregonians for … Read More

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ICYMI: (Seattle Times) Inslee lunches with billionaire climate activist Tom Steyer

May 30, 2014 | No Comments

In Case You Missed It…   Seattle Times  Inslee lunches with billionaire climate activist Tom Steyer  Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/30/us/climate-pact-is-signed-by-3-states-and-a-partner.html?_r=0 Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday had a private lunch with a major political ally in his efforts to pass climate-change legislation: California billionaire Tom Steyer.Steyer, a hedge-fund tycoon turned climate activist, has announced he’ll spend $100 million this … Read More

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ICYMI: (News Talk 870) Gov. Inslee’s “Analysis” of Low Carbon Fuel Costs To Be Done by Only One Company

May 28, 2014 | No Comments

In Case You Missed It…   News Talk 870  Gov. Inslee’s “Analysis” of Low Carbon Fuel Costs To Be Done by Only One Company By John McKay This article originally appeared on News Talk 870   Now that he finally admitted on the record he’s going to use Executive Orders to raise gas prices with … Read More

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How Many Millions will Tom Steyer Spend in Washington State?

May 21, 2014 | No Comments

How much money is California billionaire Tom Steyer going to pour into Washington State’s upcoming elections this fall? That question could be answered as soon as today when Steyer unveils his campaign spending plans to a select group of Washington DC reporters. Steyer funneled a half a million dollars into Washington’s last election and his people … Read More

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The Inslee-Steyer Climate Plan?

May 14, 2014 | No Comments

Washington State consumers be warned: Governor Jay Inslee is playing political hardball, teaming up with out-of-state billionaire Tom Steyer to target political opponents of his climate agenda, which includes a Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS).  What will be the ultimate outcome if Inslee and Steyer are successful? Higher gas prices at the pump for little … Read More

ICYMI: Gov. Inslee Predicts Washington Will Adopt Controversial Fuel Standard

May 10, 2014 | No Comments

Statement in response from Matt Dempsey, Secure our Fuels: “Governor Inslee’s statement seems to suggest he has made up his mind on imposing a costly LCFS even before conducting an economic analysis to see how much it would cost consumers as he promised. This is  especially troubling given mounting concerns that he has moved away … Read More

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New Washington Coalition to Stand up For Consumers, Push Back Against Costly Low Carbon Fuel Standard

May 2, 2014 | No Comments

Good news for consumers in Washington State. A new coalition, called the Washington Consumers for Sound Fuel Policy, launched yesterday featuring leading and diverse voices including small business, unions, trucking and paper industries, will be focused on providing the facts about the devastating economic impacts a Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) would have on consumers in the … Read More

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ICYMI: (Seattle Time Editorial) Gov. Inslee’s climate panel needs more business voices

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In Case You Missed It…   Seattle Time Editorial Gov. Inslee’s climate panel needs more business voices Broaden the expertise on Gov. Jay Inslee’s notable effort to reduce carbon pollution and improve energy independence. Link: http://seattletimes.com/html/editorials/2023508216_climateinsleeedit02xml.html GOV. Jay Inslee’s task force to reduce carbon pollution and promote clean energy has science, environmental realities and concerned … Read More

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