AGs Urge EPA To Begin Regulating Greenhouse Gases

Law360, New York (February 5, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- A coalition of attorneys general sent out a letter Thursday urging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to act quickly in response to a 2007 Supreme Court decision and issue a determination that greenhouse gas emissions endanger public health and welfare.

The letter was signed by attorneys general from 17 states, along with officials from New York City, Baltimore and Pennsylvania. After congratulating EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson on her new job, the AGs pointed out that the two-year anniversary of Massachusetts v. EPA would fall on April...
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