Charles Munger Jr. of Santa Clara, center with bow tie in 2008, was the chief advocate of Proposition 54, which requires 72 hours’ notice before final votes on legislative bills.
Charles Munger Jr. of Santa Clara, center with bow tie in 2008, was the chief advocate of Proposition 54, which requires 72 hours’ notice before final votes on legislative bills. Brian Baer Sacramento Bee file
Charles Munger Jr. of Santa Clara, center with bow tie in 2008, was the chief advocate of Proposition 54, which requires 72 hours’ notice before final votes on legislative bills. Brian Baer Sacramento Bee file
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

Observations on California and its politics

GOP Congress, Democratic Legislature use same tactics

January 23, 2017 02:32 PM

About This Blog


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.