STATEMENT: Lt. Gov Newsom on the Trump Administration's Proposal to Weaken Clean Car Standards

08-02-18

(SACRAMENTO) - Following the Federal EPA's announcement to roll back clean car standards and revoke California's ability to set its own tailpipe emission standards, Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom issued the following statement via Twitter:

"Once again, we see an administration willing to ignore the facts and endanger the health of Californians and people across our country.

"Climate change is real. Rolling back these standards is feckless and irresponsible - California will not stand for it."

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