DROUGHT: Calif. water district sues federal supplier over cutbacks Debra Kahn, E&E reporter Published: Wednesday, May 21, 2014 A California water supplier is suing the federal government over drought-induced supply cutbacks. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.