A man pulling his luggage follows the signs to the Mexico border crossing in San Ysidro. Immigration from Mexico and other nations is now a negligible factor in California’s population growth, which has slowed markedly as a result.
A man pulling his luggage follows the signs to the Mexico border crossing in San Ysidro. Immigration from Mexico and other nations is now a negligible factor in California’s population growth, which has slowed markedly as a result. Lenny Ignelzi The Associated Press
A man pulling his luggage follows the signs to the Mexico border crossing in San Ysidro. Immigration from Mexico and other nations is now a negligible factor in California’s population growth, which has slowed markedly as a result. Lenny Ignelzi The Associated Press
Dan Walters

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Dan Walters: Big trends will affect California politics

December 17, 2015 05:18 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.