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Garcetti urges voters to reject Proposition 6, which would repeal California's new gas tax

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Fri, 10/05/2018 - 10:45am

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti joined business and labor leaders Wednesday to urge voters to reject Proposition 6, saying a repeal of the state’s new gas tax could force years-long delays for dozens of transportation projects across Southern California.

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Trump’s NAFTA Revision Ignores Climate Change, Bolsters Oil And Gas Industries

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Tue, 10/02/2018 - 5:48pm

President Donald Trump’s deal to tweak the trade agreement among the United States, Mexico and Canada won early praise for changes meant to raise wages and improve safety regulations on cross-border trucking.

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Gas prices in Southern California are rising toward $4 a gallon

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Fri, 09/28/2018 - 8:37pm

Gasoline prices are climbing toward $4 a gallon in Southern California, boosted in large part by a rise in worldwide crude oil prices.

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Jerry Brown may not be the ultimate climate crusader, but he's a lot closer than most politicians

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Fri, 09/14/2018 - 2:04pm

Gov. Jerry Brown is unquestionably one of America’s most outspoken climate warriors. Yet in his own state, activists protest that he’s an overrated slacker. That’s quintessential left-coast California.

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L.A. water and power commission backs plan for natural gas plant

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Thu, 06/28/2018 - 5:37pm

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power will seek to scale back plans for a Utah power plant fueled by natural gas, under a proposal backed unanimously Tuesday by the Board of Water and Power Commissioners.