Author: David Crane

SacBee: Memo to Legislature: No time for half measures on CalSTRS

Today, the state Legislature commences hearings on a request made more than a year ago by the California State Teachers’ Retirement System, CalSTRS, for a $240 billion cash injection over 30 years, starting with $4.2 billion this year, to finance…

Ozy: Lessons From 1979

We all know the story. A U.S. senator from the Midwest announces a run for the presidency against a current president from Texas with low approval ratings. The country is engaged in an unpopular war. And college students are politically…