Grimes

14 08, 2019

Grimes: ‘The Future of California’s Quality of Life is at Stake’ Unless Plastic Packaging Is Banned

2019-08-15T15:53:24-04:00August 14th, 2019|Bad Science, California, Conflict of Interest, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe AB 1080 and SB 54 appear to be half-baked and may be shelved First California legislators came for our cigarettes, and banned smoking indoors and in public parks. Then they banned plastic bags, foie gras and shark fin soup. [...]

14 08, 2019

Grimes: Who is Presidential Candidate Tom Steyer?

2019-08-15T15:49:17-04:00August 14th, 2019|Billionaire Scammers, California, Grimes, Media Coverage, Steyer|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe California Campaign Operations Director Job Posting in Steyer Campaign Latecomer Democratic Presidential candidate Tom Steyer is looking for California campaign staffers. And he’s so concerned about diversity, equity, and inclusion, he uses the acronym “(DEI)” in the advertisement. Billionaire [...]

13 08, 2019

Grimes: California Democrats Play Water War Games To Get Even With President Trump

2019-08-15T15:44:22-04:00August 13th, 2019|California, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism, Water|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe CG Water Series: Where is California’s water going? Playing water war games with the people’s water is getting old in California. The winter of 2019 brought 200 percent of average rains and snow pack. Yet the state is still [...]

2 08, 2019

Grimes: Second California Agency Removes Public Records From State Website

2019-08-06T10:58:22-04:00August 2nd, 2019|California, Conflict of Interest, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe First High Speed Rail Authority removed docs, now the Department of Corrections joins the anti-transparency club Last week California Globe reported that thousands of pages of public records were removed from the highly controversial California High Speed Rail Authority [...]

3 07, 2019

Grimes: CalEPA Building Has a Rat Infestation; ‘Catch-and-Release’ Isn’t Working

2019-07-08T10:17:52-04:00July 3rd, 2019|California, Conflict of Interest, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe The agency that regulates rat poison must now turn to rat poisons Wednesday morning, CBS13 reported that the California Environmental Protection Agency headquarters building in downtown Sacramento has been fighting a rat infestation for more than five weeks. Apparently [...]

25 06, 2019

Grimes: SMUD Utility ‘Summer Rates’ Surge To Accommodate Increasing Renewable Cost Subsidies

2019-06-26T13:15:54-04:00June 25th, 2019|California, Grimes, Media Coverage, Renewable Energy, Renewable Subsidies, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe A new rate system charges residential users higher rates between 5:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. On June 1st, the Sacramento Municipal Utility District began charging Sacramento electricity users and ratepayers a new rate system that charges residential users higher [...]

18 06, 2019

E&E Legal Letters Issue XXIII: Spring 2019

2019-06-18T16:29:08-04:00June 18th, 2019|E&E Legal Letters, Grimes, Milloy, Richardson, Walcher|

Click here to download a complete pdf version of E&E Legal Letters Issue XXIII Spring. Click headlines for the full article. The Case for a Green ‘No Deal’ by Steve Milloy, Senior Policy Fellow, as appearing in the Wall Street Journal The Senate rejected the Green New Deal on a 57-0 procedural vote last month. [...]

17 06, 2019

Grimes: Get Ready For Higher Gas Costs In Time for California Summer Travel

2019-06-24T10:41:48-04:00June 17th, 2019|California, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism, Taxation|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe California gas tax increases July 1, and next year, and the year after On July 1, just in time for summer road trips, California’s gas tax will go up another 5.6 cents. The increase occurs even as the rest [...]

17 06, 2019

Grimes: CalEPA and California Air Board Exempted In Budget From Open Meetings Law – Again

2019-06-17T12:33:40-04:00June 17th, 2019|California, Conflict of Interest, Grimes, Media Coverage, Transparency|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe ‘Because issues are too complex for the public to understand’ The Omnibus Resources Trailer Bill for 2019-20, contains various statutory changes “necessary to implement the Budget Act of 2019.” Yet it contains language exempting a commission of the California [...]

10 06, 2019

Grimes: Authorized Power Outages Leave Californians Sweltering and In the Dark

2019-06-10T18:18:04-04:00June 10th, 2019|California, Grimes, Media Coverage|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe Unreliable renewal energy is ideology over necessity Over the weekend, PG&E turned off power in Napa, during a heat wave, only restoring power later in the day. More power outages came at 9 p.m. to customers in Butte County, [...]

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