18 Jan
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Offshore Drilling is a Non-Starter: NYT Op-Ed

The Trump Administration recently announced it will open 90 percent of offshore waters to oil drilling and, bucking procedure in a stunning demonstration of political-motivated policymaking, it will exempt Florida from its new policy.

Drilling off the shores of our California coast is a non-starter. If you have a chance, I invite you to read my op-ed in today’s New York Times that makes it clear:

“We don’t wake up in the morning looking to pick a fight with this administration. But we won’t sit back when our Constitution, our laws, our people or our 800 miles of pristine coastline in California are threatened.”

You can read my full op-ed here.

-Xavier

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