The State Hornet

Brown and Kashkari challenge each other in Gubernatorial Debate

State Hornet Staff

September 10, 2014

Neel Kashkari made his presence known as a candidate for governor of California after incumbent Jerry Brown accepted his proposal for a one-hour debate.Reporters from the Los Angeles Times, Telemundo 52 and The California Channel asked both candidates their stance on California's drought, the high-spee...

Sacramento State Environmental Student Organization raises awareness on anti-fracking bill

Deckhands on a Sandridge Energy oil rig change out a drill pipe in a fracking operation on the Oklahoma border in Harper County, Kan., in February 2012. A 3.8-magnitude quake in the area on December 16, 2013, rattled windows, cracked walls and shook furniture.

Ilian Cerventes

March 5, 2014

Sacramento State’s  Environmental Student Organization is working together with the California Student Sustainability Coalition in a campaign to bring awareness to the negative effects of hydraulic fracturing, a drilling technique used to extract natural gas and oil.Commonly known as fracking, the ...

New bill lacking regulation of fracking in California

Jaime Carrillo

October 2, 2013

Fracking is not only unsafe for California but it can prove to be costly to communities and incredibly dangerous to the environment.Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 4 into law Sep. 22. The bill permits oil companies to start fracking in the Golden State and will go into effect Jan. 1. “(SB 4) est...