EPA proposes reducing biofuel mandate

Sunday, November 17, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST; updated 3:04 p.m. CST, Sunday, November 17, 2013

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Friday proposed to reduce the amount of ethanol in the nation's fuel supply for the first time, acknowledging that the biofuel law championed by both parties in 2007 is not working as well as expected.