While the federal government plays its game of inaction and stalling on climate change action… Governor Schwarzenegger (D-Calif.) and Rell (R-Conn.) have STRONG words for the EPA:

Lead or Step Aside, EPA published in The Washington Post 5/21

Some choice quotes:
“It’s bad enough that the federal government has yet to take the threat of global warming seriously, but it borders on malfeaseance for it to block the efforts of states such as California and Connecticut that are trying to protect the public’s health and welfare.”

“The threat is real. Scientists tell us that if nothing is done to stop the warming of Earth’s atmosphere we can expect an increasing number of droughts, greater risk of fires, a reduction in our snowpack, an increase in sea levels, more flooding in winter and hotter temperatures in summer.”