Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye will deliver her annual State of the Judiciary address to the Legislature on Monday, March 19, 2018. Bail reform and state court funding have been key topics of concern for the chief justice.
Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye will deliver her annual State of the Judiciary address to the Legislature on Monday, March 19, 2018. Bail reform and state court funding have been key topics of concern for the chief justice. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file
Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye will deliver her annual State of the Judiciary address to the Legislature on Monday, March 19, 2018. Bail reform and state court funding have been key topics of concern for the chief justice. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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Bill on State Bar dues displays Legislature’s cross-Capitol friction

August 25, 2016 04:27 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.