Sen. Barbara Boxer’s likely final vote in Congress was to oppose the rewriting of California water rules to send more water to farmers in the San Joaquin Valley. The measure passed, however, changing federal water policies that have been in place since the 1990s.
Sen. Barbara Boxer’s likely final vote in Congress was to oppose the rewriting of California water rules to send more water to farmers in the San Joaquin Valley. The measure passed, however, changing federal water policies that have been in place since the 1990s. Manuel Balce Ceneta AP
Sen. Barbara Boxer’s likely final vote in Congress was to oppose the rewriting of California water rules to send more water to farmers in the San Joaquin Valley. The measure passed, however, changing federal water policies that have been in place since the 1990s. Manuel Balce Ceneta AP

After years of drama, farmers score a big win in California water battle

December 10, 2016 7:46 AM