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August 6, 2014 6:26 PM

Our View: Gov. Brown’s water bond falls far short of what’s needed

So let’s get this straight. It’s OK with the governor to spend $9.95 billion for a bullet train that will speed from Los Angeles to San Francisco, but he can’t fathom spending a penny more than $6 billion to provide more water for all 36 million Californians and a $45 billion ag industry that is literally begging for it.

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