Autos, environmentalists battle on California tailpipe standard

Snyder, Jim
March 2009
Hill;3/5/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 25, p15
The article reports on the move of California supporters to cut tailpipe emissions in response to global warming in showing interest for the federal standard that U.S. Presidents Barack Obama administration has suggested as a potential compromise to one of the most contentious environmental issues in the country.


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