The Weekly Roundup

Thursday, August 25
From our “Just What the Governor Needed” Files…” A disruption along a major transmission line and higher than predicted temperatures prompted utility officials to order rolling blackouts throughout Southern California on Thursday, leaving between 250,000 and 500,000 homes and businesses without electricity for 30 minutes or more, utility officials said.”

Proposition 80 proponents were seen giving offerings to Apollo on the Capitol’s west lawn

Friday, August 26
The governor is now faced with the prospect of having to veto his own legislation after Democrats lit up SB 1 like the proverbial Christmas tree with 10–count

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