Miller praises EPA clean power announcement

Jun 2, 2014 Issues: Healthcare, Energy and Environment

CONCORD, CA – U.S. Rep. George Miller (D-Martinez) issued the following statement today after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a 'Clean Power Plan' to reduce carbon pollution from existing power plants:

“This new rule takes us one huge step closer to a healthier, cleaner and more prosperous America. Limiting carbon pollution will save lives, help combat climate change, and spur new clean energy jobs and innovation. I’m pleased to see the Administration moving forward with strong and scientifically sound action that gives states the flexibility they need to meet this critical challenge.”

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