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June 17, 2014 12:00 AM

Dan Walters: Capitol continues practice of attaching big policy measures to budget

The Capitol has a long, sometimes unsavory, history of attaching extraneous matters of uncertain lineage to the state budget at the last minute. That’s how, for example, California came to shift its primary elections to the “top-two” system that we just experienced, for better or worse.

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