Governor Jerry Brown calls for action on climate change, irks protesters over fracking

Governor Jerry Brown calls for action on climate change, irks protesters over fracking

San Jose Mercury News | May 19, 2014 | by Jessica Calefati and Paul Rogers

“We are not going to shut down a third of our oil production and force more oil coming from North Dakota, where they are fracking a lot more, to come by train or more boats and ships coming in from all over the world,” Brown said on CNN on Sunday. “We have got to start hammering at the demand as well as the sources of fossil fuel.”

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