'Have the Texas oil companies backing Proposition 23 surrendered in the fundraising battle over the ballot measure that would suspend California's global warming law?
Since Thursday, the No on 23 forces have raised more than $7.3 million as the Silicon Valley-Hollywood-environmental-industrial complex revved up for the final push before Election Day on Nov. 2.
The Yes campaign's take since Thursday? $10,000.
The No on 23 campaign now has raised $25.8 million to the Yes effort's $9.1 million as money from the petrochemical industry backing Prop 23 has all but dried up in recent weeks, according to California Secretary of State records....'