"Incoherence and utter failure"

Jerry Brown minces no words as California ushers in the new year by suing the EPA.

By Andrew Leonard
January 3, 2008 9:15PM (UTC)
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A nice way to start off an election year:

There will be much to cover in 2008, with particular focus on how economic and environmental issues affect the U.S. presidential campaign. But for now, How the World Works would just like to call out California state Attorney General Jerry Brown for his characterization of EPA director Stephen Johnson's explanation for why California was slapped down by the Bush administration.


"The denial letter was shocking in its incoherence and utter failure to provide legal justification for the administrator's unprecedented action."

Incoherence and utter failure! 2008 is off and running!

Andrew Leonard

Andrew Leonard is a staff writer at Salon. On Twitter, @koxinga21.

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