IOL: Blair and Schwarzenegger sign climate deal
In an interesting turn, the UK is not only going to work with California on stem cell research
, also global warming. One can obviously tell that this is an election year because Schwarzenegger is working hard to appease moderate Democrats with more progressive stands on issues than the CA GOP tends to hold on issues. Certainly there is some criticism that it sidesteps the federal government, but it wouldn't the real question is whether federal courts will recognize the rights of states to implement more stringent standards than the federal government.