Trump Bars California from Setting Stricter Fuel Standards

President Donald Trump announced that his administration is revoking California’s authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators.

  • Published 18 September 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that his administration is revoking California’s authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators, a move critics said would result in less fuel efficient cars that create more planet-warming pollution. In a tweet, Trump said his action would result in less expensive, safer cars. He also predicted Americans would purchase more new cars, which would result in cleaner air as older models… Read at AP News