Assemblyman Luis Alejo, D-Watsonsville, right, talks with Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra, D-Los Angeles, during the Assembly session at the Capitol in Sacramento Wednesday, May 28, 2014.
Assemblyman Luis Alejo, D-Watsonsville, right, talks with Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra, D-Los Angeles, during the Assembly session at the Capitol in Sacramento Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Rich Pedroncelli AP
Assemblyman Luis Alejo, D-Watsonsville, right, talks with Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra, D-Los Angeles, during the Assembly session at the Capitol in Sacramento Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Rich Pedroncelli AP
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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.