Senate President Pro Temp elect Kevin De Leon, D-Los Angeles on the day he was voted in by colleagues on Monday, June 16, 2014.
Senate President Pro Temp elect Kevin De Leon, D-Los Angeles on the day he was voted in by colleagues on Monday, June 16, 2014. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Senate President Pro Temp elect Kevin De Leon, D-Los Angeles on the day he was voted in by colleagues on Monday, June 16, 2014. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

Observations on California and its politics

Opinion: What really motivated cuts to California’s Senate?

November 24, 2014 04:53 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.