Consumer Watchdog's Jamie Court explains how oil companies and refiners use disruptions like Hurricane Ida to wrongly hike gas prices in far away states like California, even though we don't get our oil from the Gulf Coast area.
“Why haven’t you announced it earlier, number one,” said Jamie Court, president of Consumer Watchdog. Court also feels the project should not hit the pockets of customers. “If PG&E is really serious about committing to putting these wires underground, they have to actually come up with the corporate money to do it. And there is corporate money, there is shareholder money that could be put towards this use and should be put towards this use,” Court said.
Why does West LA's Assembly Member Richard Bloom not want Nancy to have a place to recycle? 75-year-old West LA resident Nancy Hannickel has thousands of cans in her back yard because she has no place to redeem them. She wants you to oppose Bloom's AB 1454, which allows more grocery stores out of their obligation to take back empty bottles and cans and redeem the CRV deposit.