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Inside EPA - 04/12/2019

Wheeler Draws Democrats' Fire On Vehicle GHG Preemption, GHG Claims

April 09, 2019
EPA chief Andrew Wheeler is drawing fire from House Democrats over the agency's proposed rollback of vehicle greenhouse gas standards, with lawmakers questioning his claims the plan would not significantly boost GHGs and charging that he has unlawfully prejudged a pending move to preempt California's vehicle program. Democrats are also highlighting internal EPA analysis that takes issue with Transportation Department (DOT) claims that the rollback plan would have major safety and other benefits, though it is not always clear whether...

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