Will California continue to lead the fight against global warming? California’s experiment in fighting climate change may be over before it gets started, if some conservative and business groups have their way. Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman has already promised that if elected she will immediately issue an executive order to suspend AB 32 for a year. Her GOP rival, Steve Poizner, is even more hostile to the law, and has thrown his support behind a proposed ballot measure that would suspend the law indefinitely, until the state reaches unemployment levels below 5.5 percent.
Crunch time for AB 32
Sacramento News and Review