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EPA seeks end of California’s authority over auto emissions, report says

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A draft Trump administration proposal to ease automobile efficiency standards calls for revoking California’s unique authority to set its own limits, a move that would set off an explosive battle with the nation’s most populous state, Bloomberg…

Source: http://www.autonews.com/article/20180601/OEM11/180609977/trump-california-epa-revoke-emissions-regulation

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Essential California: The money shaping the governor’s race

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Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Monday, May 28, Memorial Day, and here’s what’s happening across California:

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An unprecedented amount of money from wealthy donors, unions and corporations is flowing into the California governor’s race, giving independent…

Source: http://www.latimes.com/la-me-ln-essential-california-20180528-story.html

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The ‘reasonable’ use of force by police has killed too many people. California can change that

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Excessive force by police officers is a national problem, but the solution will need to come from state and local governments. The federal courts and federal government are showing themselves unwilling to deal with the problem, but meaningful action at the state and local levels is possible and,…

Source: http://www.latimes.com/la-oe-chemerinsky-ab-931-excessive-force-20180522-story.html