Official asked utility if it wanted help to quash order

FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2015, pool file photo, crews work on a relief well at the Aliso Canyon facility above the Porter Ranch area of Los Angeles. A state official offered to get the governor's office involved in helping quash part of an order from a regional air pollution control agency aimed at the utility responsible for the massive natural gas well leak, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press. (Dean Musgrove/Los Angeles Daily News via AP, Pool, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California oil and gas official offered to try to get the governor’s office to quash an order from air pollution regulators that was aimed at a utility responsible for a massive gas leak, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.

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