George Skelton

Political columnist George Skelton has covered government and politics for more than 50 years and for The Times since 1974. He has been a Times political writer and editor in Los Angeles, Sacramento bureau chief and White House correspondent. He has written a column on California politics, “Capitol Journal,” since 1993. Skelton is a Santa Barbara native, grew up in Ojai and received a journalism degree at San Jose State.
Gracias a los inmigrantes altamente educados, California está cambiando

Es como el viejo refrán de no ver el bosque debido a los árboles; no ven el asunto en su conjunto porque prestan demasiada atención a los detalles.

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Thanks to immigrants, California is changing for the better before our eyes

Distracted by President Trump and his riled resisters, it’s easy to miss the big picture of foreign migration to California: a success story.