California May Have A Way To Block Trump’s Offshore Drilling Push

California May Have A Way To Block Trump’s Offshore Drilling Push

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The offshore oil drilling platform called Gail, operated by Venoco, Inc., off the coast of Santa Barbara, Calif., in 2009.

In the 1980’s California towns used local zoning rules to block offshore oil and gas drilling. State lawmakers are considering a similar strategy to push back against the Trump administration.

(Image credit: Chris Carlson/AP)

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