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Re: E-M:/ Congressman Dingell loses chairmanship



And the state.  The domestic auto industry has just lost its stalwart ally in staving off increased auto fuel efficiency and clean air standards for decades.  And in the same week the automakers appeared on bended knee before Congress and were spurned.  The U.S. auto industry will never be the same.

Steve Gutterman

--On Thursday, November 20, 2008 8:27 AM -0800 Erich Ditschman <theriverdude@sbcglobal.net> wrote:

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> From: Abby Rubley <abby@michiganlcv.org>
> To: enviro-mich@great-lakes.net
> Sent: Thursday, November 20, 2008 11:26:08 AM
> Subject: E-M:/ Congressman Dingell loses chairmanship
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> Congressman Dingell has lost his as chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee.  Congressman Waxman from California is now the chair and will be handling any legislation dealing with global warming or energy - including fuel efficiency standards for cars.
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> You can read more about it here:
> http://freep.com/article/20081120/NEWS15/81120032
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> Abby Rubley
> Michigan League of Conservation Voters
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