Gov. Jerry Brown, at the 10th anniversary celebration for California landmark climate change law on Oct. 5, 2016, credits Arnold Schwarzenegger for backing high-speed rail and the Delta tunnels project. Hector Amezcua The Sacramento Bee
Gov. Jerry Brown, at the 10th anniversary celebration for California landmark climate change law on Oct. 5, 2016, credits Arnold Schwarzenegger for backing high-speed rail and the Delta tunnels project. Hector Amezcua The Sacramento Bee
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

Observations on California and its politics

Was Jerry Brown kidding, or is he worried about legacy projects?

October 15, 2016 03:00 PM

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Dan Walters’ column appeared in dozens of California newspapers. He joined the Sacramento Union’s Capitol bureau in 1975 and in 1981 began writing the state’s only daily newspaper column devoted to California political, economic and social events. In 1984 he moved to The Sacramento Bee, where his column ran until 2017.