Connecticut joins 7 states in EPA lawsuit regarding air pollution

File: Smog City

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut is one of eight states suing the Environmental Protection Agency.

The Nutmeg State is joining the lawsuit over air pollution that blows in from upwind states.

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Connecticut wants the Trump Administration to take action to ensure those states control pollution.

The EPA denied a petition to make the upwind states work together to reduce smog pollution.

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