Dan Morain

Dan Morain

Dan Morain joined CalMatters in March 2018. He is the former editorial page editor of The Sacramento Bee. Morain also spent 27 years at The Los Angeles Times, and has covered the Capitol since 1992.


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California prisons

California needs to protect its prison staff and inmates during COVID-19 pandemic

workers covid

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A masked Sage employee takes a customer’s order on May 21. Photo by Nigel Duara for CalMatters

The pandemic’s great divide: Twelve hours in an L.A. restaurant

The Uptown theater in downtown Napa remains closed to the public on May 8, 2020. Today, businesses in Napa County were permitted to reopen for curbside pickup. Photo by Anne Wernikoff for CalMatters

As cases rise, some counties hit brakes

money

California left billions of repatriated tax dollars on the table, the state should pick up that money now