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Delta, United Scrap Discounts For NRA Members

Delta, United Scrap Discounts For NRA Members

Delta and United airlines said Saturday they are cutting ties with the National Rifle Association, the latest major corporations to end partnerships with the gun rights group in the wake of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting. … of Speech Isn’t Free The Daily Caller News Foundation is working hard to balance out the biased American […]

California Downsizes Water Delivery Plan

California Downsizes Water Delivery Plan

California has downsized its ambitious plan to build giant tunnels to move water from Northern California to the dryer southern part of the state. Governor Jerrry Brown’s administration on Wednesday …

Commentary: It’s Time to Update the Endangered Species Act, Because People Are More Important Than Bait Fish

Commentary: It’s Time to Update the Endangered Species Act, Because People Are More Important Than Bait Fish

by Printus LeBlanc The Endangered Species Act (ESA) is the most weaponized law in America. … -melt and ocean. When the snow melts, or it rains in northern California, the runoff is carried to the delta and pumped to 25 million Californians and hundreds of farms. However, the pumps can suck up …

Trump Says NO to Brown Delta Tunnel Scam–Saves 10’s of Billions $$$

Trump Says NO to Brown Delta Tunnel Scam–Saves 10’s of Billions $$$

  . By Stephen Frank,  California Political News and Views Jerry Brown wanted to use tens of billions of dollars to pay off the unions and crony capitalists by building twin Delta Tunnel.  After the money was spent, not a drop of new water would have been created.  Instead his friends and donors would be richer, […]

Brown’s water tunnels plan still alive, but obstacles are many

Brown’s water tunnels plan still alive, but obstacles are many

by Chris Reed . With a seeming vote of confidence from the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California – the giant agency that supplies water to about half the state’s 38 million residents – Gov. Jerry Brown appears set to soldier ahead with his $17 billion plan to build two 35-mile-long tunnels under the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. Brown’s […]

Water district vote deals major blow to California’s delta tunnel project

Water district vote deals major blow to California’s delta tunnel project

LOS ANGELES — The board of the Westlands Water District on Tuesday dealt a potentially fatal blow to the most ambitious California water project planned in decades. By a 7-1 vote, the board of the state’s largest irrigation district decided not to join the California WaterFix, a $17 billion project that would re-engineer the way […]

Federal agencies approve proposed delta tunnel project in California

Federal agencies approve proposed delta tunnel project in California

    LOS ANGELES — Federal fishery agencies Monday pushed forward a controversial water project that would change the way Northern California supplies are sent to Southern California. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service concluded that the construction of new diversion points on the Sacramento River and two massive […]

House passes bill to save Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta salmon

House passes bill to save Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta salmon

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers are targeting striped bass in a farmer-backed effort to protect the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta’s salmon while trimming a 1992 environmental law. In what amounts to a multipronged move, the House on Tuesday night approved a bill by Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Calif., that ends the 1992 law’s goal of doubling the number of […]

California battle over water and fish lands in court

California battle over water and fish lands in court

State and federal regulators have failed to protect Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta fish and the environment during the drought by repeatedly relaxing water-quality standards to keep water flowing to California cities and farms, medicine three conservation groups argued in a federal lawsuit filed Friday. The complaint against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency mirrors a persistent […]

Brown’s Delta tunnel project draws strong opposition

Brown’s Delta tunnel project draws strong opposition
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