High Desert State Prison in Susanville is one of California’s most remote correctional institutions.
High Desert State Prison in Susanville is one of California’s most remote correctional institutions. California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
High Desert State Prison in Susanville is one of California’s most remote correctional institutions. California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

Observations on California and its politics

Dan Walters: California prisoner count drops, spending increases

March 12, 2016 08:00 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.