By David Greenwald : davisvanguard – excerpt
Toward the end of the recall election, CalMatters did a very good article on CEQA (California Environmental Quality Act) and the housing crisis. In some sense the article is dated in that they were asking the mostly Republican recall candidates their opinion of the housing crisis and what they would fix.
Most of them blamed CEQA, had little other in the way of suggestions, and the overall analysis from the article is that CEQA was a small piece of a large puzzle and probably not even the most important piece.
When CalMatters asked candidates Larry Elder, John Cox, Kevin Kiley and Kevin Paffrath, all said they would reform CEQA…(more)