All sorts of politicians have plans for coping with the drought. A week ago, Governor Brown introduced his 687 million dollar proposal.
Yesterday it was quickly approved by legislative committees and both houses of the legislature are expected to vote on it later today. If approved—and if the governor signs the bills—they could take effect immediately.
But just how well has Governor Brown been dealing with the drought?
Anton Favorini-Csorba, water analyst with the Legislative Analyst's Office joins us now with more.