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Dirty Air In Texas

The lone star state has 22 of the counties nationwide that the EPA is requiring to step up efforts to reduce smog.

Governor Rick Perry calls the plan a 'moving target'' that will especially punish Texas and its economy. Perry says the changes will wind up costing taxpayers.

A list of the Texas counties that do not meet the EPA's new standards

-Bexar
-Brazoria
-Collin
-Dallas
-Denton
-El Paso
-Ellis
-Galveston
-Gregg
-Harris
-Harrison
-Hood
-Hunt
-Jefferson
-Johnson
-Montgomery
-Orange
-Parker
-Rockwell
-Smith
-Tarrant
-Travis

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