A dust devil kicks up debris as it whirls its way across a parched field on the outskirts of Stratford, Calif., on Sept. 30, 2014.
A dust devil kicks up debris as it whirls its way across a parched field on the outskirts of Stratford, Calif., on Sept. 30, 2014. Los Angeles Times/MCT
A dust devil kicks up debris as it whirls its way across a parched field on the outskirts of Stratford, Calif., on Sept. 30, 2014. Los Angeles Times/MCT

At drought talks on Capitol Hill, behind-the-scenes maneuvering

November 21, 2014 5:02 PM