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      The long-term effects of corn ethanol subsidies

      On Tuesday, the Senate Agriculture Committee approved a massive five-year farm bill. It would cut spending but also create new subsidies for farmers -- including corn farmers.

      The federal government has a long and controversial history of corn ethanol subsidies. Steve Ellis, vice president of Taxpayers for Common Sense, thinks it's time for them to disappear.

      Here's his interview with Capital Insider.