Tony Barboza

Los Angeles Times

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Reporter Tony Barboza covers air quality and the environment for the Los Angeles Times.

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The air in Los Angeles violated federal standards for 87 days in a row this year. That hasn’t happened in nearly two decades.

Smog in LA

The air in Los Angeles violated federal standards for 87 days in a row this year. That hasn’t happened in nearly two decades.

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The 110 and 105 interchange in Los Angeles Photo courtesy of  Rémi Jouan  
 President Trump has proposed rolling back CAFE standards, the gas mileage levels set for cars and light…

Building homes near freeways

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Ten months ago, Republicans held the majority at the South Coast Air Quality Management District. But the tide is shifting with the appointment of Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, a Democrat.

The winds of change at the AQMD

Ten months ago, Republicans held the majority at the South Coast Air Quality Management District. But the tide is shifting with the appointment of Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, a Democrat.

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