The low water level reveals two chairs at the Almaden Reservoir in San Jose, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014. The advancing drought condition is most evident in the small reservoirs that store water in Santa Clara County.
The low water level reveals two chairs at the Almaden Reservoir in San Jose, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014. The advancing drought condition is most evident in the small reservoirs that store water in Santa Clara County. Bay Area News Group/MCT
The low water level reveals two chairs at the Almaden Reservoir in San Jose, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014. The advancing drought condition is most evident in the small reservoirs that store water in Santa Clara County. Bay Area News Group/MCT

Senate Democrats wade into California drought debate, offer legislation

February 11, 2014 4:45 PM