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While local and state groups are facing cuts in their programs, the CEOs and top staff of large foundations and environmental NGOs – referred to by some as “Gang Green” or “Big Green” – are raking in huge salaries, up to $1,196,037.00 per year. Photo of Natural Resources Secretary John Laird at a press conference with Governor Jerry Brown and Interior Secretary Ken Salazar unveiling the peripheral tunnel plan that will destroy the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. The David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Resources Legacy Fund Foundation and Stephen D. Bechtel Foundation have funded the studies by the Public Policy Institute of California promoting the construction of a peripheral canal or tunnel to export more water to corporate agribusiness and southern California.
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