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ST. PAUL - Minnesota lawmakers and environmentalists who want a bill limiting motor vehicle emissions applauded a Monday announcement by President Barack Obama that he will let states regulate such issues.


"I am glad he has opened the door for Minnesotans to adopt a vehicle emissions standard that will save Minnesota consumers more than $260 million by 2025," said Rep. Melissa Hortman, DFL-Brooklyn Park.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.