Gov. Jerry Brown once against struck a cautionary tone as he unveiled his May budget revision on Friday, May 13, 2016. Video courtesy of the California Channel. Alexei Koseff The Sacramento Bee
Gov. Jerry Brown once against struck a cautionary tone as he unveiled his May budget revision on Friday, May 13, 2016. Video courtesy of the California Channel. Alexei Koseff 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.