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Schwarzenegger Defends California's Emissions Laws

Complete video at: California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger voice his support for the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006 (AB 32), which is in danger of suspension this November. Gov. Schwarzenegger likens the law to surgery: the long-term benefits, he argues, will outweigh the short-term expense. ----- When Californians choose a successor to Governor Schwarzenegger this November, will the state stay the course on clean energy or take a new approach? Have recent energy laws brought investment capital into the state or have they increased costs for companies and consumers? Has California's central climate change law, AB 32, spurred new jobs and innovation or stifled business? And while America squabbles, is China surging ahead in the clean tech race? Governor Schwarzenegger has passionately insisted that California can grow its economy and protect its rich environmental heritage. Tune in for a conversation with the governor about his trip to China, his own record on sustainability, and the energy choices ahead for California. - Climate One and the Commonwealth Club of California Arnold Schwarzenegger is an Austrian-American bodybuilder, actor, businessman, and politician, currently serving as the 38th Governor of the state of California. In May 2004 and 2007, he was named as one of the Time 100 people who help shape the world.
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