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'This Week' Transcript 3-26-17: Sen. Chuck Schumer, Rep. Mark Meadows, Roger Stone, and Scott Pruitt
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on March 26, 2017 and it will be updated. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS , ABC HOST: The president in Kentucky previewing the new executive order he’ll sign this week to relax regulations on power plants. It’s his latest move to undo President Obama’s environmental
California air regulators vote to keep tough fuel standards
California air regulators have voted to keep the state's tough vehicle emissions standards through 2025
The Latest: California air regulators keep fuel standards
California air regulators have voted to keep the state's tougher car-emissions standards through 2025 and further expand the market for zero-emission vehicles in years ahead
Volkswagen exec remains jailed in US emissions cheating case
A judge has refused to grant bond to a Volkswagen executive who was arrested in the company's U.S. emissions scandal while on vacation in Miami in January
The Latest: Trump touts GOP health care plan at Tenn. rally
President Donald Trump is touting the embattled House Republican health care plan, telling his supporters that "the House legislation does so much for you."
Volkswagen Pleads Guilty, Pays $4.3 Billion in Fines to Settle Diesel Emissions Scandal
Automotive giant Volkswagen AG has agreed to pay $4.3 billion in criminal and civil fines for the company's diesel emissions cheating scandal, the Justice Department and automaker announced today. A federal grand jury in Michigan has also indicted six Volkswagen employees and executives for their
Volkswagen Executive Arrested for Alleged Role in Emissions 'Conspiracy'
Volkswagen executive Oliver Schmidt was arrested by the FBI on Saturday for his alleged role in the company’s suspected "scheme" to cheat emissions standards , according to a criminal complaint unsealed Monday. Schmidt, who led the automaker’s U.S. environmental regulatory compliance office from
Volkswagen to Compensate Dealers Affected By Emissions Scandal
Volkswagen has reached a "deal in principle" to compensate 652 VW brand dealers affected by its diesel emissions scandal, the company announced today. The settlement amount has not yet been disclosed, but will involve cash payments to "resolve alleged past, current, and future claims of losses in
Volkswagen Reaches Settlement in Emissions Case
The scandal came to light last September when Volkswagen admitted that some of its diesel vehicles used illegal "defeat device" software.