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Jerry Brown pushes water bond, makes no promises about Salton Sea
Jerry Brown pushes water bond, makes no promises about Salton Sea

Backed by politicians from both parties, California Gov. Jerry Brown brought his whirlwind campaign to San Diego on Wednesday to urge passage of Proposition 1, the $7.5-billion water bond. Brown made no mention of the fact he is seeking reelection on the same ballot. At a news conference outside the San Diego County Water Authority, the Democratic governor noted that many of the things in the water bond are “ideas that have been around for decades” but have been delayed by various kinds of political strife. Now, with the state parched by drought, water warriors from various camps have set aside old rivalries to urge passage of Proposition 1 to provide greater storage and...

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