Brown Praises EPA's Decision to Reconsider California's Clean Air Act Waiver for Vehicle Emissions

Friday, February 6, 2009
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'Today’s decision is a return to sanity by an agency whose fairness and balance had been sabotaged by the partisan extremism of the Bush Administration.

This is but a first step, but it signals that this EPA has a renewed commitment to sound science and to rule of law.

California has led the way on global warming, and the state should be allowed to continue in its leadership role in reducing automobile emissions and addressing global warming.”

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