A collection of commentaries by Dan Walters over the past week.
Once again, Legislature fiddles with election laws to affect the outcome of contests.
Jerry Brown once espoused a “canoe theory” about politics, paddling left and then right, and practiced in decreeing the fate of more than 1,000 bills during the 16th and final year of his two-part governorship.
Although most California voters appear to oppose new gas taxes and car fees, a misleading title on a ballot measure to repeal them could doom its passage.
A new report says California schools face a number of negative economic factors.