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Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Thu Dec 27, 2012 02:49 PM CST

During her four-year tenure EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson and various agriculture interest groups and members of Congress have been at odds about whether EPA is expanding its reach onto U.S. farms.

Reaction to her resignation Thursday came from U.S. ethanol interest groups, administration officials, a U.S. senator and others.

A blog at FuelFix.com, http://tinyurl.com/…, lists several top candidates to replace Jackson. That includes Bob Perciasepe, current deputy EPA administrator; Mary Nichols, chairman of the California Air Resources Board; Gina McCarthy, assistant administrator for EPA's office of air and radiation; Daniel Esty, commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Energy and ...

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