Governor Brown took brave and much-needed action. And I -- and the community -- are incredibly grateful to him. His proposal is very welcomed news and will have a huge impact on the lives and future generations of a too often voiceless and overlooked community. But "rest easier?" No, I'm not quite there yet.
Rick Perry is back, and this time he's in it to win it. Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Perry left behind the bumbling tea party conservative of 2012 and did his best to appear a reasonable, professorial moderate on environmental issues. Yet even this more polished Perry continued to flub the truth about environmental protection.