"I think they're doing nothing more than dragging this out, giving us false hope so that we keep voting for the Democratic Party," said one immigration activist who wants to boycott the election. "They're using us like puppets."
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Americans support putting strict regulations on the amount of carbon dioxide emitted from existing coal-fired power plants in order to fight global warming and improve public health, a Yale University poll released Thursday showed.
President Obama on Tuesday is announcing plans for improved fuel-efficiency standards for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, which comprise four percent of registered vehicles but are responsible for nearly a quarter of fuel use and GHGs in the transportation sector.