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17 states sue EPA over global warming.

By Ali Frick on April 2, 2008 at 1:22 pm

"17 states sue EPA over global warming."

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Exactly one year ago today, the Supreme Court ruled that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had to rule immediately on whether it intended to regulate carbon dioxide emissions. One year later, EPA Administrator Stephen Johnson has continued to drag his heels, leading 17 states to file suit against the EPA today for flouting the Supreme Court’s ruling. The lawsuit seeks to compel the EPA to act within 60 days.

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