Gov. Jerry Brown, third from left, is joined by, from left, Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen, Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff and Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, as they head to a Capitol news conference where they announced a $1.1 billion emergency drought package on Thursday.
Gov. Jerry Brown, third from left, is joined by, from left, Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen, Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff and Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, as they head to a Capitol news conference where they announced a $1.1 billion emergency drought package on Thursday. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Gov. Jerry Brown, third from left, is joined by, from left, Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen, Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff and Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, as they head to a Capitol news conference where they announced a $1.1 billion emergency drought package on Thursday. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
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Jerry Brown, lawmakers propose $1.1 billion drought relief bill amid increasing tension

March 19, 2015 01:35 PM