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Bay Area legislators tout bill to study public health effects of wildfire smoke

Two Bay Area members of Congress have reintroduced legislation that would authorize $20 million for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to study the health impacts of wildfire smoke and what can be done to mitigate its effects. The Smoke Planning and Research Act, introduced by Reps. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, and Mike Thompson, D-Napa, would […]