This Feb. 14 photo shows a 7-mile back up on southbound I-5 as it reopens to traffic in Maxwell in Colusa County, California. The Trump administration is poised revoke California’s authority to set auto mileage standards, asserting that only the federal government has the power to regulate greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy. (Caltrans District 3 via AP)

This Feb. 14 photo shows a 7-mile back up on southbound I-5 as it reopens to traffic in Maxwell in Colusa County, California. The Trump administration is poised revoke California’s authority to set auto mileage standards, asserting that only the federal government has the power to regulate greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy. (Caltrans District 3 via AP)

Trump bars California from setting stricter fuel standards

California, automakers and environmentalists prefer the rules that increase fuel efficiency.

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