08/27/14 10:00 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Amid a third year of drought, state lawmakers began pushing legislation Wednesday that would begin to regulate groundwater for the first time in California history. The Senate passed AB1739 on a 26-11 vote, returning it to the Assembly. The bill by Assemblyman Roger...
08/12/14 06:45 PM
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Once-teeming Lake Mead marinas are idle as a 14-year drought steadily drops water levels to historic lows. Officials from nearby Las Vegas are pushing conservation but also are drilling a new pipeline to keep drawing water from the lake. Hundreds of miles away, farmers who...
By Justin Green | 08/08/14 03:36 PM
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08/02/14 09:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Prospects for a drought relief bill to help California farmers appear as likely as the state being deluged by three straight days of rain. Key federal lawmakers and staff are working behind the scenes to settle differences in two bills that separately passed the House and...
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