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July 22, 2015 | Feature

The California Drought

Who gets the water and who's hung out to dry? The historic drought has dredged up old feuds over who can lay claim to water in a thirsty state. As the powerful lobby for the agricultural industry—which currently consumes 80% of California's water supply—cries for more water to be pumped to their farms in the arid regions of the Central Valley, just who would be left high and dry?

November 22, 2016 | In the News: Honolulu Civil Beat

What Does A Trump Presidency Mean For Hawaii's Environment?

David Henkin, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice: “The fox has taken over the henhouse. So if we want eggs, we’re going to have to take care of our own henhouse ... We’re going to be fighting in the courts, we’re going to be fighting in Congress, we’re going to be fighting at the state level and make sure we don’t start backsliding.”

November 18, 2016 | In the News: Miami Herald

What Will a Trump Presidency Mean for Florida’s Environment?

Tania Galloni, Managing Attorney, Florida office: “Everybody is hoping for the best, but if we take Donald Trump at his word, what he’s been saying is incredibly troubling ... We need to be moving away from harmful fuels. We need to be making decisions based on fact, based on science, on reliable sources. We cannot be making decisions on conspiracy theories.”

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