What the flying fuck (politics, somewhat car-related)

Soon to be 100% legal?

After the jump.

I’m just going to put this here.


There’s no bill text yet, but... this is idiocy of the highest order. (I’m not surprised it’s happening, but it’s still idiotic.) Even if you disagree with the actual regulations that the EPA enacts, termination of the EPA entirely? That’s nuking your nose to spite your face.

Worse, AFAIK, California’s authority to regulate their own emissions through the Air Resources Board is granted by the Clean Air Act, so depending on how this repeal is structured, it could fuck California ultra-hard. Of course, my suspicion has been that CARB being prohibited from regulating is what will trigger California establishment politics to embrace Calexit, so...

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