Monday Nov 25
Tampa Bay Newspapers
By Debra Saunders - Three Dems who kinda deserted
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told 'Meet the Press' on Sunday, 'Democrats stand tall in support of the Affordable Care Act.'
The Campbell Reporter
Mercury News editorial: Why California water debate is going nowhere fast
California is having the wrong debate about the future of one of its most valuable assets, the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, which produces water for much of the state and about half of Silicon Valley.
Debra J. Saunders: Obamacare: Three Dems Who Kinda Deserted
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told "Meet the Press" on Sunday, "Democrats stand tall in support of the Affordable Care Act."
New bill would create 'empowerment zones'
Rep. Jerry McNerney on Tuesday introduced a bill that could allow at least part of Stockton to become a federal "empowerment zone," a designation that could bring tax credits and other assistance to businesses here.
The Washington Post
The House voted Friday to approve a measure allowing Americans to keep current health-care plans, even if they don't meet requirements established by the new Affordable Care Act.
McNerney to FEMA: Lighten up on Smith Canal
McNerney called on FEMA to make flood insurance premiums for Smith Canal residents affordable.
Carbon Capture: Reality or Pipe Dream?
Coal-state lawmakers sparred with a top Environmental Protection Agency official Thursday over whether carbon-capture-and-storage technology is commercially viable.