#CAWater 7/29 was a fine day to protest the BDCP - Photos
Comments closed on the EIR/EIS for the BDCP yesterday. Restore The Delta organized a protest at the Sacramento Capitol where they delivered thousands of signatures against the plan to siphon 9K CFS of Sacramento River water to the #ThirstyBillionaires growing permanent crops in the Southern San Joaquin Valley.
29 Members of Congress Ask California to Boost Film Tax Credits
A bill to do so, AB 1839, has passed the state Assembly and is pending in the Senate.
Bruce Braley missed 79 percent of full Veterans' Affairs Committee hearings as scandal heated up
Rep. Bruce Braley , D-Iowa, missed 79 percent of full Veterans' Affairs Committee hearings between 2011 and 2012 -- when the Veterans Affairs scandal was starting to heat up.
Bill would name post office after ex-port chief
Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Stockton, has introduced a bill to name a Stockton post office after former Stockton Port Commissioner Ron Coale.
Congressman McNerney praises San Joaquin County's vote to oppose twin tunnels
Congressman Jerry McNerney on July applauded the vote by the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors to oppose the Bay Delta Conservation Plan to build the peripheral tunnels.
After road trip from Stockton to Palo Alto, McNerney writes bill to get VA construction going
After spending Tuesday in Northern California driving a Stockton veteran to and from his doctor's appointment at the Department of Veterans Affairs medical campus in Palo Alto, Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Stockton, returned to Washington where, on Wednesday, he introduced legislation that would allow construction to begin on 10 VA medical facilities ... (more)