Monday Top of the Scroll: Newsom plans to veto bill that would have blocked Trump’s rollback of endangered species protections
Gov. Gavin Newsom plans to veto a bill passed by California lawmakers that would have allowed the state to keep strict Obama-era endangered species protections and water pumping restrictions for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. Newsom’s intentions … comes less than 24 hours after state lawmakers passed the sweeping legislation.
- Sacramento Bee: Gavin Newsom says he’ll veto Trump-defying California environmental bill
- CALMatters: Newsom breaks with Democrats on environmental ‘Trump insurance’ bill
- Natural Resources Defense Council: Blog: SB 1 Coalition Responds to Governor Newsom’s Announcement
- Courthouse News Service: California pushes against Trump administration’s softer environmental rules