Harris Construction Co.’s contract to build Gaston Middle School in Fresno, shown in 2012, led to a lawsuit and a landmark decision that awarding it without competitive bidding was improper.
Harris Construction Co.’s contract to build Gaston Middle School in Fresno, shown in 2012, led to a lawsuit and a landmark decision that awarding it without competitive bidding was improper. Craig Kohlruss Fresno Bee file
Harris Construction Co.’s contract to build Gaston Middle School in Fresno, shown in 2012, led to a lawsuit and a landmark decision that awarding it without competitive bidding was improper. Craig Kohlruss Fresno Bee file
Dan Walters

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Building California schools now big business, big money and big politics

August 01, 2016 03:10 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.