Fran Pavley

Will Trump slow California's climate change crusade?

Will Trump slow California's climate change crusade?

Fueled by two decades of pioneering scientific discoveries, precedent-setting legislation and aggressive regulations that courts have upheld, California is the nation’s undisputed leader on efforts to fight climate change and a leading voice on the international stage for curbing emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases.

Now the state’s top officials are bracing for a major clash with Donald Trump and his incoming presidential administration in the battle over global warming.

Trump — who has repeatedly...

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