At least five people were stabbed in a riot that broke out at the state Capitol Sunday between more than 150 anarchists and “anti-fascist” protesters and about 25 neo-Nazis who had gotten permission to rally on the west steps, police said. Erasmo Martinez The Sacramento Bee
At least five people were stabbed in a riot that broke out at the state Capitol Sunday between more than 150 anarchists and “anti-fascist” protesters and about 25 neo-Nazis who had gotten permission to rally on the west steps, police said. Erasmo Martinez The Sacramento Bee
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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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.