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Trump Said To Order Pruitt, Chao To Seek Vehicle GHG Deal With California

May 11, 2018
President Donald Trump has directed EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt and Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to work on a deal with California over vehicle greenhouse gas and fuel economy requirements, according to two sources familiar with a May 11 meeting between the president and a group of auto executives. The development represents a sharp break from a draft Trump administration proposal that would significantly relax the current vehicle standards and seek to block California's authority to enforce its own stricter rules...

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