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President Obama reconsiders tighter auto emission and fuel standards rejected by the Bush administration. What these standards could mean for air quality, fuel efficiency and the troubled U.S. auto industry.
- Mary Nichols Chairman of the California Air Resources Board
- Phyllis Cuttino directs the Pew Environment Group's U.S. Global Warming Campaign.
- Jerry Taylor senior fellow, Cato Institute
- David Shepardson Washington bureau chief, The Detroit News.
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