Meet the California Republican who would be willing to vote for Bernie Sanders if it got rid of Trump

‘The worst-case scenario in a Trump presidency is far worse than the worst-case scenario for any of the other alternatives’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-election/polarized-tim-miller-bulwark-gop-conservative-trump-republican-party-bernie-sanders-a9336766.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Chris Riotta

Trump threatens to cut California funding over abortion coverage

The Trump administration on Friday threatened to cut off some federal funds to California unless it drops a state requirement that private health insurers cover abortion. The administration says the policy violates a federal ban on discriminating against health care entities that refuse to cover abortion services or refer patients for the procedure when taxpayer […]

Year in Climate Crisis: Fossil Fuels Expansion, Scary Science and Global Activism

The Real News Network’s Steve Horn and Dimitri Lascaris talk about the 2019’s biggest climate stories. The post Year in Climate Crisis: Fossil Fuels Expansion, Scary Science and Global Activism appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/year-in-climate-crisis-fossil-fuels-expansion-scary-science-and-global-activism Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: […]

HUD: Homelessness rises 2.7% in U.S., driven by California housing crisis

Homelessness in the U.S. has risen for a third consecutive year, driven by a spike in California, the Department of Housing and Urban Development said in a new report. Homelessness increased in California by 21,306 people, or 16.4 percent, accounting for more than the entire national increase.” HUD statement By the numbers: The annual HUD […]

This new EV has a ‘California mode,’ and it’s as chill as it sounds

The rest of the country is going to snicker, but Fisker’s upcoming all-electric SUV, called Ocean, unveiled a feature this week to honor the car’s West Coast roots and SoCal vibes.  With one button Ocean drivers can open nine windows and openings throughout the car including a back hatch and sun roof. Let the ocean […]

Climate Change Fuels Hellfire in the City of Angels

California’s fire season isn’t over yet, but megafire events have already taken a major toll on the state and its inhabitants, forcing the evacuation of tens of thousands of people. Warm, dry climate change conditions have made housing in LA’s “Wildland-Urban Interface” dangerous. The post Climate Change Fuels Hellfire in the City of Angels appeared […]

'Bomb cyclone' triggers 75ft wave off California coast

A ‘bomb cyclone’ refers to a steep drop in air pressure within a storm in a matter of hours, causing 74-95 mph winds Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/california-bomb-cyclone-coast-wave-a9237916.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Kate Ng

Carbon Offset Programs Are Failing as Climate Solutions

New reports are questioning the effectiveness of cap-and-trade programs against climate change in California and for East Coast states. Emissions in California and globally are projected to skyrocket in the decades ahead unless significant action is taken. The post Carbon Offset Programs Are Failing as Climate Solutions appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: […]

Million-gallon raw sewage leak shuts down miles of California coastline

A water pollution advisory is in place until at least Monday Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/california-sewage-leak-dana-point-newport-beach-water-advisory-a9227741.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Dave Maclean