I’m starting to blush, or maybe get a lump in my throat in gratitude.—Jovanka Beckles, candidate in the 15th Assembly District, with perhaps a bit of melodrama last Thursday in a press release highlighting an endorsement from the Contra Costa County Cental Labor Council.
The governor should cease issuing permits for new oil and gas facilities and protect communities currently harmed by the oil and gas industry. -Rep. Ro Khanna calling out Gov. Jerry Brown in an op-ed Wednesday that urges him to go further in taking the lead on global climate change.
This is a form of a coup. It's not a 'bang-bang' coup. It's kind of a feckless, almost Ivy League coup. -Former East Bay Rep. Ellen Tauscher on the anonymous New York Times op-ed purporting to represent a resistance within the Trump administration.