Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, D-Paramount, left, and Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, D-Los Angeles, meet with reporters after Gov. Jerry Brown’s State of the State address on Jan. 24.
Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, D-Paramount, left, and Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, D-Los Angeles, meet with reporters after Gov. Jerry Brown’s State of the State address on Jan. 24. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press
Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, D-Paramount, left, and Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, D-Los Angeles, meet with reporters after Gov. Jerry Brown’s State of the State address on Jan. 24. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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Rendon tires of Trump talk, while de León keeps ranting

February 16, 2017 02:23 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.