Tag Archives: Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger

Sacramento’s Biggest Corporate Lobby

THE ECOreport reposts an OP-Ed: the Western States Petroleum Association’s grip on California,  Sacramento’s Biggest Corporate Lobby

by Dan Bacher

This is a revised transcript of a short speech that I gave at the end of the “Changefest rally” held on the north steps of the State Capitol in Sacramento on January 21. I will post a report on the rally later.

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The Real Life Horror Show

Dan writes about the real life horror show & gives us a real treat through the Rage Against the Tunnels music video “Get Fracked” (bottom of the page)

Originally Published on Elk Grove News, Daily KOS & Indybay.org

By Dan Bacher

The real life horror show of Governor Jerry Brown’s Delta Tunnels Plan keeps revealing its deadly surprises as the public comment period for the California Water Fix draws to a close on Friday, October 30.

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Greenwashing Destruction: fake marine “protection” and Brown’s tunnel plan

Originally published on the Fishsniffer, Daily KOS & Indybay.org

by Dan Bacher

Today, July 29, is the final day of the public comment period for the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) to build the peripheral tunnels and the Environmental Impact Statement/Report (EIS/EIR).

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California: Former marine protected area chair urges ‘caution’ in adoption of safety guidelines

Originally published in the Daily KOS 

By Dan Bacher

Only in California would a big oil industry lobbyist lead a panel to create “marine protected areas” that exempt the oil industry and other ocean industrialists while removing fishermen and gatherers off vast areas of the ocean – and then lead a campaign to promote fracking while calling for the weakening of environmental and safety laws.
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