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House Republicans increase scrutiny of EPA glider study

July 13, 2018
Republicans on the House science committee are increasing their scrutiny of EPA's testing of “glider” trucks that showed significantly higher emissions compared with conventional trucks, arguing there was an “apparent concerted effort” by some truck manufacturers and EPA staff to “target” glider makers. The pushback is included in a July 12 letter from seven Republicans on the House science committee to acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler. They say they have “serious questions as to the objectivity and legitimacy” of a...

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