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October 1, 2010 – New Vehicle Standards Could Be Historic Step, But More Work Needed to Curb Carbon Pollution

September 15, 2009 – Historic Step Toward Cleaner Energy: Obama Administration to Regulate Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Raise Gas-mileage Standards

June 30, 2009 – EPA Allows States to Enforce Stricter Greenhouse Gas Tailpipe Emissions Limits: A Hard-fought Victory for Environmental Groups

May 19, 2009 – Obama Reverses Course and Raises National Gas-mileage Standard for Cars, Trucks, and SUVs

April 17, 2009 – EPA Finds Greenhouse Gas Emissions Endanger Public Health and Welfare: Clean Air Act Regulation to Address the Climate Crisis Long Overdue

April 2, 2009 – Lawsuit Challenges Obama Fuel Economy Standards

March 27, 2009 – Worse Than Bush: Obama's New Fuel Economy Standards Lower Than Bush Proposal

August 18, 2008
– Conservation Group Uncovers More Holes in Proposed National Gas-mileage Standards; Court of Appeals Denies Government's Request to Revisit Decision Overturning Previous Standards

July 1, 2008 – Conservation Group Blasts Proposed National Gas-mileage Standards: Bush Administration Cooks the Numbers to Allow Automakers to Keep Polluting

March 28, 2008 – Feds Review Global Warming Impacts of Fuel-efficiency Standards for Cars, Pickups, and SUVs

November 15, 2007 – Federal Court Finds Bush Administration Violated Law by Ignoring Global Warming in Setting National Gas-Mileage Standards, Rejects Loophole for Trucks and SUVs