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Which of the following is a major argument for delaying the enforcement of environmental mandates, like those stemming from the Clean Air Act (1970) and its subsequent revisions?
Lawmakers are still questioning the validity of global warming.
States want to meet requirements but are blocked from doing so by federal red tape.
EPA guidelines force such guidelines to be implemented slowly.
Various groups, like unions, and corporations, argue that compliance with guidelines will hurt their jobs/industry.
Pollution has been reduced through local efforts, and federal regulations are not necessary.