Goodbye, Dan Lungren, Goodbye
It looks like Dan Lungren has lost his reelection bid for the Sacramento-area House seat, at least according to AP. His lifetime rating from the League of Conservation Voters was 4% — the only surprise being that he must have voted for something pro-environmental a couple of times in his career. (Oddly enough, he came out in favor of removing the dam and restoring the Hetch Hetchy valley. Some observers viewed this as a way of taking a swipe at San Francisco by impairing its water supply.) Lungren was defeated by Dr. Ami Bera, the son of Indian immigrants and a strong supporter of renewable energy.
Dan Farber has written and taught on environmental and constitutional law as well as about contracts, jurisprudence and legislation. Currently at Berkeley Law, he has al…READ more