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New Clean Air Rules to Draw Fight

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New Clean Air Rules to Draw Fight

New Clean Air Rules to Draw Fight

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The Bush administration is expected to issue new rules next week regarding regulation of emissions from power plants. Those familiar with the plan say that it will allow older, high-polluting plants to continue operating. Environmentalists say they'll fight to have the rule overturned. NPR's Don Gonyea reports.

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