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Wed Oct 22, 2014 10:47 AM CDT

STREATOR, Ill. (DTN) -- The Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, or CREW, on Wednesday sued the Environmental Protection Agency for its failure to provide documents that show the oil industry's alleged efforts to influence the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard.

Last May, following a news media article describing how the Carlyle Group and Delta Airlines had lobbied members of Congress and the administration to reduce the amount of renewable fuel required to be blended into transportation fuel, CREW asked for an investigation by the EPA's Office of Inspector General and filed a Freedom of Information Act request for records. ...

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