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California Passes Only a Fraction of Its Fracking Bills


June 13, 2013Of almost a dozen fracking bills introduced over the course of this legislative session, only two survived, three were rejected, and the rest died in committee.  The only bill proposing a "moratorium" on fracking until regulation was in place was voted out.

How does the money, in the form of campaign contributions, line up on which bills passed and which bills failed? Read more

California Ballot Measure Funding Tops $372 Million
$147 Million Spent on California's Nov. Ballot Measures

Key Companies

CompanyContributedRelated bill positions
League of Conservation Voters$211,8124
NextEra Energy$1,5000

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/DistrictRelated bills sponsored
Jerry Hill[D-CA]22
Jim Nielsen[R-CA]21
Bill Monning[D-CA]20
AssemblymembersParty/DistrictRelated bills sponsored
Anna Caballero[D-CA]12
Brian Dahle[R-CA]7
Richard Bloom[D-CA]7
Numbers on this page (except for Latest Bills) include latest available data through the present starting January 1, 2009 for contributions and in the 2009 legislative session for bill positions. For date range numbers on Latest Bills, visit the bill page.