6/21/2013

Restaurant gathered in Washington, D.C., Thursday to begin a campaign calling for the repeal of the Renewable Fuel Standard. NRF's National Council of Chain Restaurants, which is leading the campaign, said the RFS has caused food prices to rise. "The federal [RFS] mandate drastically manipulates the corn marketplace and increases commodity and food costs across the supply chain -- from farmers and chain restaurants to consumers and diners," the group said.

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