Poll finds voters remain ignorant on budget

Polling by the Public Policy Institute of California consistently shows that California adults are ignorant about how the state budget allocates money among the major spending categories, wrongly believing that prisons come first in spending when, in fact, they come in last.

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Modesto's Beyer ousts Patterson from Sac-Joaquin Section basketball playoffs

Jaden Cobb scored 22 points, including eight in a key two-minute stretch of the fourth quarter, to help Beyer High School defeat Patterson 83-60 in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division II boys basketball playoff game on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, in Modesto, Calif. (jcortez@modbee.com)
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Modesto's Beyer ousts Patterson from Sac-Joaquin Section basketball playoffs 1:47

Modesto's Beyer ousts Patterson from Sac-Joaquin Section basketball playoffs

Modesto Christian boys run away from Cosumnes Oaks 1:04

Modesto Christian boys run away from Cosumnes Oaks

Central Catholic opens D-IV title defense with big win 1:08

Central Catholic opens D-IV title defense with big win

Residents discuss Highway 132 redesign at public forum 2:01

Residents discuss Highway 132 redesign at public forum