Aida Romero of Sanger demonstrates tai chi at a rally in 2013 on the state Capitol steps against proposed budget cuts for Medi-Cal, the state’s health care program for the poor.
Aida Romero of Sanger demonstrates tai chi at a rally in 2013 on the state Capitol steps against proposed budget cuts for Medi-Cal, the state’s health care program for the poor. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Aida Romero of Sanger demonstrates tai chi at a rally in 2013 on the state Capitol steps against proposed budget cuts for Medi-Cal, the state’s health care program for the poor. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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Dan Walters: Wrangling over new state taxes

November 22, 2015 04:01 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.