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A new view of federalism

Governors and attorneys general might be the ones leading the way on issues related to consumer protection and the environment during the Obama administration.

Governors and attorneys general might be the ones leading the way on issues related to consumer protection and the environment during the Obama administration. A New York Times article says Washington will be open to looking to states for new ideas. But free-for-all federalism is bad for business, some say.