Delta 'Held Hostage'
Apr 14, 2019
Assemblymember Jim Frazier: The Delta region is ‘held hostage’ by SoCal special interests: “Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay), co-chair of the Legislature’s Delta Caucus, spoke out in frustration when his bill to increase local representation on the Delta Stewardship Council (DSC) died in a committee hearing after Southern California water special interests lobbied against it. The DSC consists of seven voting members; only one of these represents the Delta. Frazier’s AB 1194 would have added four voting members from the Delta region to the Council, according to a statement from Frazier’s Office. … ” Read more from Dan Bacher at the Daily Kos here: Assemblymember Jim Frazier: The Delta region is ‘held hostage’ by SoCal special interests