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CAPITOL TELEVISION NEWS SERVICE
OFFICE: (916) 446-7890
FAX: (916) 446-7893
Thursday, October 25 th, 2007
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1. OES/FIRES VO/SOT
The Office of Emergency Services will brief the media at 9 A.M., 3 P.M. and 7 P.M. regarding the Southern California fires. CTNS is efforting video and soundbites from the morning briefing.
2. LT. GOVERNOR/FIRES SOTS
Efforting soundbites with Lieutenant Governor John Garamendi regarding the federal government's responsibility for providing money and aid to Californians losing their homes in the Southern California fires.
3. WATER/FIRES VO/SOT
Efforting soundbites and video from the Department of Water Resources regarding the draw down on depleted reservoirs to fight the fire and drought conditions and fires.
4. DELTA TASK FORCE VO/SOT
The Delta Vision Blue Ribbon Task Force starts its first day of two days of meetings, collecting and discussing reports from agencies including the California Department of Fish and Game ands the Department of Water Resources on how to achieve and manage sustainability of the San Francisco Bay Delta, the source of about 2/3 of the state's fresh water supply. Efforting soundbites and video.
5. GLOBAL WARMING EARLY ACTION VO/SOT
The California Air Resources Board will consider adopting six new "early action" strategies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as required by legislation signed by the governor last year. The law requires the state to reduce its total greenhouse gas emissions to 1990 levels by the year 2020. The California Air Resources Board has been empowered to create new regulations to achieve that goal. Efforting soundbites and video.
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Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is in San Diego with President Bush.
The Senate and Assembly have adjourned for the 2007 regular session. The special session for water and health care is ongoing. The 2008 session convenes January 7th.
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