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Governor Shows Concern For EPA Act

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Gov.Jack Dalrymple expressed concern over the recent CO2 emission regulations, and the Clean Water Act from the EPA.

The governor spoke with the agency's administrator Gina McCarthy at the Western Governor's Association meeting.

In a statement today, the governor says that North Dakota is one of only a handful of states to meet current air quality standards and the regulations will drive up the cost of electricity and potentially reduce jobs in the lignite industry.

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