Speech in hand, Gov. Jerry Brown arrives for the State of the State address in the Assembly chambers at the state Capitol on Thursday.
Speech in hand, Gov. Jerry Brown arrives for the State of the State address in the Assembly chambers at the state Capitol on Thursday. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Speech in hand, Gov. Jerry Brown arrives for the State of the State address in the Assembly chambers at the state Capitol on Thursday. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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Dan Walters: Governor’s same old, same old

January 21, 2016 06:08 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.