WATCHING WASHINGTON VOTE NEAR ON CLEAN AIR
With Patrick Crow After grappling with the issue for 2 months, the Senate is scheduled to cut off debate on Clean Air Act legislation this week and vote on a bill. Some critical amendments to the compromise legislation must be resolved (OGJ, Mar. 12, p. 23). Senators recently rejected two major challenges to that compromise. Environmentalists and state officials pushed the amendments. The administration and industry fought them.