Water bottles line the entrance to Foothill Intermediate School in Loma Rica, where drinking water was contaminated in 2016. Tens of thousands of Californians have to use bottled water because of contaminants in their drinking water. The Legislature is debating how to pay for helping them.
Water bottles line the entrance to Foothill Intermediate School in Loma Rica, where drinking water was contaminated in 2016. Tens of thousands of Californians have to use bottled water because of contaminants in their drinking water. The Legislature is debating how to pay for helping them. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press file
Water bottles line the entrance to Foothill Intermediate School in Loma Rica, where drinking water was contaminated in 2016. Tens of thousands of Californians have to use bottled water because of contaminants in their drinking water. The Legislature is debating how to pay for helping them. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press file

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