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Offshore oil drilling to get cheaper gas? Not worth it, California leaders say

Californians have been fiercely opposed to offshore oil drilling for half a century. So it should be no surprise that the Trump Administration’s recent announcement of plans to expand drilling was met by hostility from most of The Sacramento Bee’s California Influencers. The group of policy, ... Read More

Opinion: How California Can Stop Offshore Drilling and Protect Our Coastal Economy

Four years ago, my business partners and I started a company to make better, eco-friendly beach towels. Today, Sand Cloud is a $10 million business that has doubled in size every year. Our company exists thanks to the strong community of beach goers who are passionate about protecting the coast. ... Read More

Press Release: California Assembly Passes State Ban on Offshore Drilling

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jenny Park, [email protected], 415-867-1166 SACRAMENTO—Today, California moved a step closer to protecting the Pacific coast from new offshore drilling with the passage of Assembly Bill 1775 (Muratsuchi). The legislation prohibits the ... Read More

Majority of voters oppose Trump offshore drilling plan: poll

More than half of voters oppose proposed plans by the Trump administration to expand oil and gas drilling off coastal states, according to a poll out Tuesday. The survey conducted by the Program for Public Consultation at the University of Maryland found that 60 percent of voters surveyed ... Read More