How Big Ag Taps Into Taxpayers' Pockets - Twice
Double Dippers: Expert Sources
These experts on Western water subsidies have reviewed EWG's findings and are prepared to respond to news media inquiries.
U.S. Rep. George Miller
Contact: Ben Miller, legislative aide, Washington, D.C.
Rep. Miller, D-California, is the former chair of the House Natural Resources Committee and has been outspoken on the issue of double dipping.
Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco
Hal Candee, a senior attorney with NRDC, has been working for two decades to reform California water policy. Currently he is closely monitoring the contract renewal negotiations between the Bureau of Reclamation and CVP water districts.
Lloyd G. Carter
Save Our Streams
As a journalist in the 1980s, Lloyd Carter reported extensively on the environmental disaster caused by CVP runoff to the Kesterson National Wildlife Refuge. He is a former lecturer in water law at San Joaquin College of Law in Fresno and a well-known local advocate.