Farmworkers repair a broken water pipe on Garrett Mussi’s tomato field on Roberts Island near Stockton. Agricultural workers are among the state’s lowest paid and like other low-paid workers, have little retirement security.
Farmworkers repair a broken water pipe on Garrett Mussi’s tomato field on Roberts Island near Stockton. Agricultural workers are among the state’s lowest paid and like other low-paid workers, have little retirement security. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com
Farmworkers repair a broken water pipe on Garrett Mussi’s tomato field on Roberts Island near Stockton. Agricultural workers are among the state’s lowest paid and like other low-paid workers, have little retirement security. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com
Dan Walters

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Dan Walters: State has pension dilemma

December 05, 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.