“One more year [like the previous two] and nobody will have anything,” California Rep. Devin Nunes warned.
Gov. Jerry Brown is worried that the Golden State will eventually have too many people for the state’s water supplies to support.
Brown made the comments before the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California Board and also warned that global warming was exacerbating California’s drought.
— John Myers (@johnmyers) June 9, 2015
— James Nash (@jmnash) June 9, 2015
California’s four-year drought has put huge strains on the state’s water supplies and forced a public discussion on state water infrastructure and how officials allocate water rights. Gov. Brown has imposed draconian water restrictions in the hopes he can cut water use of metropolitan areas across the state.