President's weekly report — May 23, 2014

May 23, 2014 | By ROB RIVETT

Government Accountability — Medium speed California choo-choo  The Third District Court of Appeal heard arguments today in California High-Speed Rail Authority v. Superior Court of Sacramento County and Tos, et. al. on whether the $8.6 billion in bonds should go forward.  As you recall, the voters agreed to spend $9.5 billion in bonds to bu ...


Can a wildlife agency create water that doesn't exist?

April 05, 2013 | By TONY FRANCOIS

A previous post summarizes the California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s ongoing improper effort to regulate water rights through minimum streamflow recommendations.  First the Department published the proposed restrictions for comment, then withdrew them from comment, saying that they were going to revise the recommendations. This week a ...