Dan Walters

November 1, 2014 5:00 PM

Opinion: Controller John Chiang drops bombshell on California public pensions

By placing data about California’s public employee pension systems in his database, Controller John Chiang has dropped a political bomb on their big debts.

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Dan Walters' column appears 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. He and the column moved to The Sacramento Bee in 1984. Contact him at dwalters@sacbee.com or 916-321-1195. Twitter: @WaltersBee

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