Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Lawmakers Debate Bay Delta Tunnels

State lawmakers took a skeptical look at Governor Jerry Brown’s expensive and controversial plan to ship water around the Bay Delta through a pair of giant tunnels. The Brown Administration sees the tunnels as a key part of a plan to ensure water security for California and improve the troubled delta ecosystem, but critics blast the plan as an expensive threat to the delta environment and the state economy. Christopher Martinez reports from Sacramento.