Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa pressed for gun control measures when he was in the California Assembly.
Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa pressed for gun control measures when he was in the California Assembly. Nick Ut Associated Press file
Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa pressed for gun control measures when he was in the California Assembly. Nick Ut Associated Press file
Dan Morain

Dan Morain

Editorial page editor, political affairs columnist and editorial writer

Dan Morain: Long ago, gun control was hard to do in California

January 08, 2016 9:00 PM

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Dan Morain has been a columnist for The Sacramento Bee since 2010, focusing on state government and politics. He previously worked for The Los Angeles Times, covering the California Supreme Court when Rose Bird was chief justice, the Legislature when Willie Brown was speaker and the governor's office during Gray Davis' tenure. Dan Morain can be reached at dmorain@sacbee.com or 916-321-1907. Twitter: @DanielMorain.