Surfrider: Public Trust Should Prevail Over Profits

Stefanie Sekich-Quinn, a coastal preservation manager at the Surfrider Foundation writes that moves to remove the executive director of the Coastal Commission are nothing more than a power grab by developers who covet California’s most precious jewel, our 1,100-mile coastline.

A Politico’s Quest to Change Campaign Finance Law

In recent years, taxpayer-funded lobbyists promoted state legislation that would have enabled Orange County Water District Director Denis Bilodeau to collect unlimited contributions from agency vendors.