California’s 29th ranking is 13 places higher than it was in NEA’s 2012-13 calculations, thanks to infusions of money from an improving economy and Proposition 30, a temporary increase in sales and income taxes that Gov. Jerry Brown sponsored and voters approved.
California’s 29th ranking is 13 places higher than it was in NEA’s 2012-13 calculations, thanks to infusions of money from an improving economy and Proposition 30, a temporary increase in sales and income taxes that Gov. Jerry Brown sponsored and voters approved. Nick Ut AP
California’s 29th ranking is 13 places higher than it was in NEA’s 2012-13 calculations, thanks to infusions of money from an improving economy and Proposition 30, a temporary increase in sales and income taxes that Gov. Jerry Brown sponsored and voters approved. Nick Ut AP
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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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.