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Should Virginia work with other states to reduce greenhouse gas emissions?

Voters may end up deciding that issue this November.

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Virginia regulators have made environmental history Friday, making the Commonwealth the first southern state to take drastic moves to lower carbon emissions by joining a regional cap and trade program.

Should Virginia join a regional effort to cut back on carbon emissions? Party affiliation likely shows where your lawmakers stands on this issue.

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The Trump presidency has brought big disappointments for those concerned about climate change, but some states are taking action – hoping to reduce the risks that lie ahead.