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Brown Accuses Cap-And-Trade Opponents of Political Terrorism

The ECOreport reposts news from California, where Governor Brown Accuses Cap-And-Trade Opponents of Political Terrorism

Originally posted on the Daily KOS

By Dan Bacher

At Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay with the San Francisco skyline right behind him on July 25, Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 398 by Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella), controversial legislation that extends California’s cap-and-trade program for another ten years until 2030.

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Salmon Fishermen Praise California Environmental Defense Act

The ECOreport reposts news that salmon fishermen praise California Environmental Defense Act

Originally Published on the Daily KOS & Fish Sniffer

by Dan Bacher

Salmon fishermen joined environmentalists and other public trust advocates in praising the introduction of SB 49, the California Environmental Defense Act, in the California State Senate on February 23.

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California Senate Pro Tem Protects Air Quality Board

The ECOreport reposts the story of how adding three seats makes a difference, California Senate Pro Tem Protects Air Quality Board

Originally Published on Sierra Club California

SACRAMENTO – Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León announced Tuesday plans to introduce legislation to add three new seats to the South Coast Air Quality Management District to help refocus the agency on its mission to cut air pollution.

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