Darrell Steinberg and his wife, Julie, thank their supporters on election night after he was elected mayor of Sacramento in a landslide.
Darrell Steinberg and his wife, Julie, thank their supporters on election night after he was elected mayor of Sacramento in a landslide. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Darrell Steinberg and his wife, Julie, thank their supporters on election night after he was elected mayor of Sacramento in a landslide. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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Ex-Senate leader Steinberg shifts to new role as Sacramento mayor

June 09, 2016 03:53 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.