Posts Tagged ‘HR 1837’

Obama, Boxer, Feinstein still shorting Central Valley farm water

Thursday, July 5th, 2012
Obama, Boxer, Feinstein still shorting Central Valley farm water

July 5, 2012 By Wayne Lusvardi U.S. Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein, both California Democrats, are still shorting water to Central Valley farmers by vowing to kill H.R. 1837 in the U.S. Senate. That's the San Joaquin Valley Water Reliability Act sponsored by Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Tular...

Feinstein offers pact with water devil

Friday, April 27th, 2012

April 27, 2012 By Wayne Lusvardi Yesterday U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., responded to a Republican-backed water bill stalled in the U.S. Senate with a deal that might end up as a pact with the water devil for farmers and water agencies. Feinstein included provisions in an amended Sen...

CA Dems Push Sham River ‘Consensus’

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

FEB. 29, 2012 By WAYNE LUSVARDI The waters are being roiled again in the Delta. The roiling concerns H.R. 1837, the Republican-backed San Joaquin River Reliability Act currently pending before the U.S. House of Representatives. Northern California Rep. John Garamendi, D-Walnut Grove, says the bi...