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Good evening I'm Jane and bring in for Bret -- if you drive an automobile there's no escaping it.
You are likely to be paying higher gas prices in order to cover upgrading environmental standards.
But the true impact and whether it should happen in the first place are still highly disputed.
White House correspondent Wendell Goler has our lead story tonight.
As the president headed to Miami to proposed infrastructure spending that got a cool reception from Republicans on Capitol Hill.
The EPA proposed new regulations for cleaner gasoline in less polluting cars that -- hot condemnation from the oil industry.
Critics -- -- bad timing.
I would say only if gasoline prices were really low.
And the economy were booming does that sound like a reasonable proposition.
The EPA says the gasoline -- Reducing the sulphur by two thirds wouldn't go into effect for four years and would have the pollution impact of taking thirty million cars off the road.
The agency says the change would cost about a penny a gallon critics say it could be more like -- time.
The EPA says 49 of the nation's 111 refineries already meet the -- standard and only sixteen would -- major modifications.
Public citizens Tyson slocum -- the industry is exaggerating the cost.
This is kind of a game.
That people play in DC where.
If you don't want to embark upon the required necessary investments and refining infrastructure.
You painted doom and gloom scenario.
Officials say the changes would prevent tens of thousands of child respiratory ailments.
It's 84400 lives a year but Oklahoma congressman James Lankford wants proof of that.
My child has asthma I get this I understand -- But you can't just making unilateral declaration.
And have some capricious new regulation come out that actually doesn't have the real effect other than just raising prices auto -- support the EPA changes -- oil industry officials say that's because the country would use the same gasoline coast to coast.
We all know what that what the cost of gasoline is in California.
That's what's going to be facing the American public meanwhile at the port of Miami President Obama -- -- -- the built with the partnership the public and private funds.
To off -- container ships more efficiently.
He wants similar partnerships across the country to rebuild the nation's infrastructure and put construction workers back on the job.
There's work to be done their work was more ready to do what.
Let's prove the world there's no better place to do business the right here in the United States of America let's get started -- House speaker John Boehner called the President's Day Christmas in Miami and accuse mr.
Obama of having a lofty goal rebuilding the nation's infrastructure.
But not detailing how to pay for -- I -- Google -- live from the White House thank you.
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