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GOP members blame Sen. Feinstein for blocking drought language

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Tue, 12/15/2015 (All day)

Debate over a plan to address California’s drought continued Friday as the Republicans in the state's delegation held a news conference blaming Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) for not supporting their bid to insert the plan into a must-pass spending bill.

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The Port of L.A. rolled back measures to cut pollution -- during its 'green' expansion

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Tue, 12/15/2015 (All day)

Shortly after the Port of Los Angeles agreed to require air quality improvements at one of its busiest terminals seven years ago, top port officials privately began rolling back pollution-cutting measures they promised, government records obtained by The Times show.

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Jerry Brown in Paris: California governor goes deep on climate change and other global threats

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Mon, 12/14/2015 (All day)

California Gov. Jerry Brown had a song stuck in his head, and he wanted to hear it.

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Nearly 200 nations join together to fight climate change in historic Paris agreement

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Mon, 12/14/2015 (All day)

Representatives from nearly 200 countries made common cause in the fight against climate change Saturday, adopting an agreement they hope will avert some of the worst effects of global warming and shift economies around the world to cleaner energy sources.

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In Paris, Schwarzenegger and Brown unite to seek climate action

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Tue, 12/08/2015 (All day)

It was like the debut of an environmentally themed buddy cop drama, with a political odd couple uniting against a common foe.