Nearly 5,000 Minnesotans Send Emails Opposing California Car Mandates to Gov. Walz, MPCA

Governor Walz continues his push to transform Minnesota into Walzifornia by enacting California car mandates in our state. These mandates would increase the cost of new vehicles by up to $2,500 per car and require automakers to stock more electric vehicles in the state. Unsurprisingly, these mandates are extremely unpopular with Minnesotans from all corners of the state.

In fact, nearly 5,000 individual Minnesotans have sent emails to Governor Walz and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) opposing these rules by signing Center of the American Experiment’s petition at

The Walz administration is expected to release the new regulations for public comments before the end of the year, and it could be as soon as the end of September. When the rules are released for public review, we will keep all of our readers informed on how they can oppose this government overreach that will increase costs for all Minnesotans to produce zero measurable environmental benefits.