Fate of the State: California Drought 2014

Fate of the State: California Drought 2014 Drought has state debating its unregulated pumping
The many ways that Californians increasingly are feeling the bite of the drought made this month's legislative session one of the strongest chances ever for the state to overcome the objections of farmers and others to adopt its first statewide groundwater management plan, backers say.
Fate of the State: California Drought 2014 Water-bond talks hinge on money for water storage
Republican and Democratic lawmakers who support increasing funding for water-storage projects made their case Wednesday at the site of a proposed reservoir in what is now a scenic agricultural valley north of Sacramento, addressing one of the main sticking points to getting a re-crafted water bond on the November ballot.