1. This is plain wrong. We the people own that land and should be
taking bids for contracts for companies to extract that oil for our benefit, the proceeds to go to taking care of California's fiscal problem and fund our social programs. The oil will be extracted one way or the other, but keeping it in the hands of the people should keep the environmental impact to a minimum. Allowing it to become privatized won't guarantee that.
Tell me why. Tell me true. How did I pick a lemon in a garden that I thought only peaches grew?