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EPA Finds that greenhouse gases threaten public health and the environment

After a thorough examination of the scientific evidence and careful consideration of public comments, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that greenhouse gases (GHGs) threaten the public health and welfare of the American people. Read more about the endangerment finding.

Read Administrator Jackson’s full speech

Read the press release and watch the news conference.

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