Sam Hoffman, 73, of Rancho Cordova walks inside Sunrise Mall in Citrus Heights in July 2014, which he has done regularly for the past eight years.
Sam Hoffman, 73, of Rancho Cordova walks inside Sunrise Mall in Citrus Heights in July 2014, which he has done regularly for the past eight years. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Sam Hoffman, 73, of Rancho Cordova walks inside Sunrise Mall in Citrus Heights in July 2014, which he has done regularly for the past eight years. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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Dan Walters: New California color is gray, not gold, as ‘aging tsunami’ arrives

November 15, 2015 09:00 AM

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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.