WOSU News Archives For: November 28, 2007

US Ag Secretary Says Ethanol A Viable Biofuel

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12:00AM
November 28, 2007

The home grown Biofuel ethanol has been taking a lot of flack lately. Questions are growing about its environmental sustainability, whether it’s causing higher food prices, and how much of it will help the U.S. move toward energy independence. Acting U.S. Agriculture Secretary Chuck Connor, in Columbus Wednesday to address the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, tried to lay some of the doubts about ethanol to rest.

Brown Calls for Changes in U.S. Policy on China

12:00AM
November
28, 2007

One of Ohio’s two U.S. Senators says the recent examples of dangerous toys and other products imported from China can be partly blamed on bad U.S. government policies.

Cardiologist Wants AED’s in All U.S. Schools

12:00AM
November
28, 2007

Ohio Congresswoman Betty Sutton wants to expand nationwide a state program that installed more than 4,500 defibrillators in Ohio schools.