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

Dan Walters

Observations on California and its politics

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

August 01, 2016 3:10 PM

Comments

About This Blog


Dan Walters' column appears 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. He and the column moved to The Sacramento Bee in 1984. Contact him at dwalters@sacbee.com or 916-321-1195. Twitter: @WaltersBee