Trump administration officials threatened Tuesday to withhold federal highway funds from California, arguing that it had failed to show what steps it’s taking to improve its air quality. The move by the Environmental Protection Agency escalates the fierce battle between President Trump and the left-leaning state, and could put billions in federal funds in jeopardy.
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Author : Juliet Eilperin
Publish date : 2019-09-24 15:14:22
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