RFS Changes on Hold After Senators from Biofuels States Appeal to President Trump

By Kelsey Tamborrino, with help from Ben Lefebvre, Emily Holden, Anthony Adragna, Annie Snider and Sarah Ferris.

ASSUME DEAL DEAD: Sen. Joni Ernst's decision to lay into embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt over his alleged about-face on ethanol appears to have paid off. Ernst spoke to President Donald Trump Tuesday night, she wrote on Twitter, and he "just assured me he ‘won’t sign a deal that’s bad for farmers!‘ Thank you, Mr. President!“