Congressman Doug LaMalfa (Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale), Senator Jim Nielsen (R-Tehama), and Assemblyman James Gallagher (R-Yuba City) joined forces Tuesday at Lake Oroville to demand urgent action to address what they call the "gross mismanagement" of the state’s water, power, and wildlands. The lawmakers spoke to the media above the Hyatt Power Plant, which will soon stop generating electricity for the first time in history due to low water levels at Lake Oroville. Click below to watch the full video from the press conference. The group accused the state of not properly handling the state's water storage and not appropriately spending funds in order to fix the water and power crisis in California.
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