Joseph Dunn, then a state senator, is shown in 2003. He was fired in 2014 as president of the State Bar.
Joseph Dunn, then a state senator, is shown in 2003. He was fired in 2014 as president of the State Bar. STEVE YEATER Associated Press file
Joseph Dunn, then a state senator, is shown in 2003. He was fired in 2014 as president of the State Bar. STEVE YEATER Associated Press file
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

Observations on California and its politics

State Bar settles one fight, but is embroiled in another

February 07, 2017 06:03 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.