From the KQED News Fix Blog:
“UPDATE: The Senate approved SB 4 on a 28-8 vote Wednesday night. The measure now goes to Governor Jerry Brown, who has said through a spokesman that he will sign the bill.
“When they’re getting grief from all directions for something they’ve aired or written, reporters like to console themselves with the old saying, ‘If you’re making both sides mad, you must be doing something right.’
“Perhaps state Sen. Fran Pavley, a Southern California Democrat, can take some solace in that old saw as she reads the emailed statements blasting her bill regulating hydraulic fracturing in California’s Monterey Shale.”