In a press conference earlier today President Obama pushed for higher standards on gas efficiency and praised the State of California for their trendsetting efforts.
A major part of this speech relates to the EPA’s 2007 decision to deny the California waiver. Obama also wants to raise the average mpg to 35 by the year 2011.
The days of Washington dragging its heels are over. My administration will not deny facts. We will be guided by them.
Music to the ears.