Double Dippers

How Big Ag Taps Into Taxpayers' Pockets - Twice

August 3, 2005

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.
(202) 225-2095
[email protected]

Rep. Miller, D-California, is the former chair of the House Natural Resources Committee and has been outspoken on the issue of double dipping.

Hamilton Candee
Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco
(415) 875-6100
[email protected]

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
(559) 304-5412

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.