Big Polluters Try to Kill Climate-Change Law

The two Texas oil companies that are bankrolling Prop 23 also are two of the biggest polluters in California. Valero and Tesoro, which have pumped $4.5 million into the statewide ballot measure that would rollback California’s landmark climate-change law, operate two East Bay refineries that rank among the state’s worst polluters, the Associated Press reported, citing a new report by Ella Baker Center for Human Rights in Oakland.

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