Los Angeles City Councilmember Paul Koretz called on "creative minds and grassroots activists to create the City of the Future ... here, on the ground, in the City of Angels."
With that in mind, the Pacific Palisades Democratic Club is supporting SB 100, to require California to get 100 percent of our electricity from renewable sources before mid-century. SB 71 will require all new buildings to have solar rooftops by 2022.
We also support three other bills specifically aimed at protecting California from Trump-administration attempts to overturn automobile fuel standards (SB 49), public lands use regulations (SB 50), and protection for whistle blowers (SB 51).
Al Gore's An Inconvenient Sequel premiered July 28 in Los Angeles and New York, then August 4 nationwide -- in the middle of a long, hot summer shaping up to be yet another record-breaking year.