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Old 06-14-2013   #1
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Florida is the First!!!!!

Governor Scott signed the repeal of the renewable fuel mandate. Florida will be alcohol free, other states now need to follow suit and put an end to the farce that was forced on the American People for so long now. Alcohol and Gas was a bad idea from the get go!
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Re: Florida is the First!!!!!

great news!
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Re: Florida is the First!!!!!

Sort of....kind of.... while Florida repealed their renewable fuel mandate, they said it was because it duplicated the Federal mandate, which is still in place.

So, what does this really mean?
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Re: Florida is the First!!!!!

ugh.. hate the alcohol in the fuel. sucks my MPG down while still costing the same
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ugh.. hate the alcohol in the fuel. sucks my MPG down while still costing the same
Causing you to use more than you would otherwise.
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Causing you to use more than you would otherwise.
and I just bought a landrover... hello 10mpg when towing!
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ugh.. hate the alcohol in the fuel. sucks my MPG down while still costing the same
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and I just bought a landrover... hello 10mpg when towing!
If you were REALLY worried about your fuel milage you wouldn't drive such a gas hog.
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Re: Florida is the First!!!!!

Um, is this sailing related? Seems political or, at least, off-topic.
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Re: Florida is the First!!!!!

That's one of those I'll believe it when I see it at the pump.
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