Political columnist George Skelton has covered government and politics for The Los Angeles Times since 1974.

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@LATimesSkelton — 5,170 followers, 108 tweets

Oct 13, 2017

Back to roots: Gov Brown began politix career on LA Com College Bd. He just signed bill making 1st yr of CC free for fulltimers. Great move.

Aug 24, 2017

Legislators can't repeal the law of supply and demand for coveted home sites. So dream on about cheap housing.  http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-pol-sac-skelton-california-affordable-housing-20170824-story.html 

Jul 23, 2017

Dave Cogdill was a gutsy, model Republican legislator & dedicated fisherman. He was great for lawmaking & fishing. A wonderful human.

Apr 06, 2017

Rule 1: Never let the sun set on a lgr session. Adjourn while still light outside. Or else members stumble all over each other in the dark.

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