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Jeremy P. Jacobs

Reporter

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Jeremy covers Western water, weather and legal issues for Greenwire, where he has worked since February 2010. He has written about the Supreme Court, as well as a wide range of issues including the Clean Air Act, Superfund and chemical policy. He worked previously as a political reporter for National Journal, The Hill and The New York Observer. He's been a media fellow at the Vermont Law School and holds a graduate degree from Columbia Journalism School, and an honors degree from Stanford University.

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WESTERN WATER

Thirsty vineyard, Big Ag test landmark aquifer law

CUYAMA VALLEY, Calif. — Virtually all of the state's groundwater problems come to a head in this slender valley, where locals say agribusiness and Harvard University's endowment fund control the implementation of a new law intended to solve aquifer problems. "It feels like the fox is guarding the henhouse," one said.