Landmark Shift as U.S. Declares Greenhouse Gases a Public Health Risk

Landmark Shift as U.S. Declares Greenhouse Gases a Public Health Risk

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smoke-stack-pollution.jpgThe Obama administration opened the way to regulating U.S. greenhouse gas emissions on Friday by declaring climate-warming pollution a danger to human health and welfare, in a sharp policy shift from the Bush administration. (AP)

“This pollution problem has a solution — one that will create millions of green jobs and end our country’s dependence on foreign oil,” said EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson.

(Read the story in the Miami Herald)

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