MORE REACTIONS to the passage of HR 23, the Gaining Responsibility on Water Act: Congressmen and organizations issue statements

Yesterday afternoon, the House of Representatives passed HR 23, the Gaining Responsibility on Water Act, by a vote of 230 to 190, largely along party lines.  The bill now moves to the Senate, where Senators Feinstein and Harris have already stated their opposition. For all posts regarding H.R. 23 posted on Maven’s Notebook, click here. Congressmen Costa, Garamendi, McNerney and […]

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THIS JUST IN … HR 23 passes House 230 – 190: Early reactions from Costa, Garamendi, McNerney, and Nunes

This afternoon, the House of Representatives passed HR 23, the Gaining Responsibility on Water Act, by a vote of 230 to 190, largely along party lines.  The bill now moves to the Senate, where Senators Feinstein and Harris have already stated their opposition. Here are reactions I have received so far, listed in alphabetical order … surely more reactions from […]

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REACTIONS: California Water Alliance, NRDC, and others weigh in on HR 23, the The Gaining Responsibility on Water (GROW) Act of 2017

More more organizations issuing statements HR 23, the Gaining Responsibility on Water (GROW) Act of 2017 which the House is expected to take up sometime this week. For all posts regarding H.R. 23 posted on Maven’s Notebook, click here. From the California Water Alliance: The California Water Alliance (CalWA) urges members of the House of Representatives to support and vote […]

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THIS JUST IN … Governor Brown writes Speaker Ryan, opposing HR 23, Gaining Responsibility on Water (GROW) Act of 2017

“Commandeering our laws for purposes defined in Washington is not right,” says Governor Brown Governor Brown has sent a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan opposing HR 23, the Gaining Responsibility on Water (GROW) Act of 2017.  The House is expected to take up the bill sometime this week. For all posts regarding H.R. 23 posted on Maven’s Notebook, click here. […]

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THIS JUST IN … House expected this week to take up HR 23, the Gaining Responsibility on Water Act; Feinstein, Harris oppose bill

Action expected on California water issues in Washington this week as the house will take up H.R. 23, the Gaining Responsibility on Water Act, authored by Congressman David Valadao.   Mr. Valadao says his legislation will restore “water reliability to California communities by codifying the bipartisan Bay-Delta Accord. It also reforms onerous federal laws – such as the Central Valley […]

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