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EPA Wants to Revoke California
Auto Regulation Powers

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Posted By: M2, 9/5/2019 2:46:49 PM

The Trump administration is preparing a plan to strip California’s authority to set tougher auto efficiency regulations than the federal government, even while agencies continue finalizing a rollback of national standards, according to a person familiar with the matter. The matter is still under consideration and no final decision to proceed has been made but is expected in the coming days, said the person, who requested anonymity to discuss the matter. Under the plan, the Environmental Protection Agency would revoke a waiver granted to California allowing the state to limit vehicle greenhouse gas emissions more stringently than federal rules, as well as the state’s requirement that companies sell

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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird 9/5/2019 2:58:28 PM (No. 172379)
Sounds like a swell idea!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Captleemo 9/5/2019 3:37:26 PM (No. 172410)
About time.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: HotRod 9/5/2019 3:40:18 PM (No. 172412)
The People's Republic of California (PRC) needs a good house cleaning to get rid of the looney liberals that trample their rights. When will the citizens get enough to vote them out? If they can't be voted out, due to illegal immigrants voting, as well as voting fraud, maybe the state could secede from the big urban areas.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: DVC 9/5/2019 3:58:32 PM (No. 172424)
Excellent. Federal rules for cars, no state rules for cars.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bad-hair 9/5/2019 5:28:51 PM (No. 172481)
Suddenly the 9th circuit court is issuing sensible decisions and now this ???? The EPA ? OMG President Trump, what have you done ???
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Reply 6 - Posted by: bad-hair 9/5/2019 5:30:53 PM (No. 172484)
Sry for the dbl but one post wasn't going to make the point. Mr President what you did was KEEP your promises. Thank You.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: thewarden 9/5/2019 7:22:20 PM (No. 172569)
This Californian says YES! About time, Mr. President. Do it!
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