Gov. Jerry Brown, second from left, talks to reporters about the executive order he signed requiring the state water board to implement measures in cities and towns to cut water usage by 25 percent compared with 2013 levels, near Echo Summit, Calif., Wednesday, April 1, 2015.
Gov. Jerry Brown, second from left, talks to reporters about the executive order he signed requiring the state water board to implement measures in cities and towns to cut water usage by 25 percent compared with 2013 levels, near Echo Summit, Calif., Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press
Gov. Jerry Brown, second from left, talks to reporters about the executive order he signed requiring the state water board to implement measures in cities and towns to cut water usage by 25 percent compared with 2013 levels, near Echo Summit, Calif., Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press
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How Jerry Brown made up his mind on drought order

April 02, 2015 05:54 PM