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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Fire crew rescues two dogs stranded at the American Legion Hall

Crews were there to check on the hall but found two large dogs stranded on the property. (Andy Alfaro/aalfaro@modbee.com0
Fire crew rescues two dogs stranded at the American Legion Hall 0:43

Fire crew rescues two dogs stranded at the American Legion Hall

Turlock school board may shrink to 5 1:03

Turlock school board may shrink to 5

Flooding in Modesto's Airport District 2:11

Flooding in Modesto's Airport District

Tuolumne, Dry Creek views from Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 1:59

Tuolumne, Dry Creek views from Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017