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Date:4/25/2012

ain the upper hand on Capitol Hill.

"We still need to fulfill the promise of clean, healthy air for everyone, and that can only become a reality through the full implementation of the Clean Air Act. The American Lung Association strongly opposes any efforts to weaken, delay, or undermine the protective standards the law provides," said Connor. "The American Lung Association has been leading the fight for clean air for decades, and we are as determined as ever to give every American the clean air they deserve to breathe every day."

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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has more on air pollution.

-- Mary Elizabeth Dallas

SOURCE: American Lung Association, news release, April 25, 2012


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