22 States Sue Trump Over Repeal Of Obama-era Power Plant Rules

By The Hill
Posted on 08/13/19 | News Source: Matzav

A coalition of mostly Democratic-led states has filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration, arguing its rules for addressing power plant pollution are so weak they violate federal law.

Attorneys general from 22 states and several major cities including New York City and Los Angeles argue that the Trump administration’s rule violates the Clean Air Act by having virtually no impact on carbon emissions.

The suit is the second against the rule, following one filed in July from the American Lung Association.

Read more at The Hill.