The suffocating politics of pollution

Carpenter, Betsy
June 1994
U.S. News & World Report;6/20/94, Vol. 116 Issue 24, p69
Reports that four years after Congress passed the Clean Air Act of 1990, one out of four Americans is still gasping for breath when lung-crippling smog reaches it summer peak. Several states embroiled in bitter battles with federal officials over how best to clean up their noxious air; Difficult challenge of getting rid of smog; Specifics of the Clean Air Act; Examples of how the clean-air war is being fought in the trenches nationwide.


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