Politics s Obama in California: a pledge of drought aid, climate change planning

President Obama heads to the parched San Joaquin Valley in central California on Friday to announce executive action on the state's devastating drought. He will also draw a link between extreme weather and climate change.

Jonathan Alcorn/Reuters

President Obama visits the San Joaquin Valley on Friday to focus on California’s severe drought, and announce new measures in the ongoing federal effort to address it.

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