Gary Scoggin

Gary.... best suggestion yet!

We don't need another law; we need to rigorously enforce the ones we have. Which, from all accounts is what the Sherrif's department did their best to do this past weekend. Kudos to them for their hard work under difficult circumstances.

A zero tolerance policy for everything from dr…

I'm not aware of the Benzene monitoring in the atmosphere but there is a ton of information on how to model it and predict levels from a source. It's one of the most commonly modeled and monitored compounds in existence and atmospheric benzene is generally short lived once the source is cont…

“It has the possibility of being the worst environmental and health hazard in our lifetime. ” That’s a pretty bold statement; one that shouldn’t be allowed to stand without true evidence. Benzene, the aromatic compound of main concern, is chronically toxic, not acutely toxic, and its half …

Don, I think you just helped James make his point.

Very nicely done, Carlos.

While it’s great that this project is moving forward, I struggle to see how Ike funding should have played a role.

Really great summary, Dan. With regards to Reagan, while I think his movie and TV career made him recognizable, I think his political appeal came from his experience as Governor of California. At least that’s the case in the farms and suburbs I hailed from at the time.

The irony of Re…

Could you elaborate?

Glad to see Rep. Middleton pulling this one back. As they say in the lege, this is a “bad ole bill.”