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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High above Modesto's Dry Creek at Tuolumne River

Here is drone video on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, of where Modesto's Dry Creek meets the Tuolumne River, with a nice view west of the Tuolumne at the Ninth Street Bridge. (StanEmergency Facebook page)
High above Modesto's Dry Creek at Tuolumne River 0:50

High above Modesto's Dry Creek at Tuolumne River

Fifth-wheel rescued from floodwaters 1:28

Fifth-wheel rescued from floodwaters

Tuolumne River Regional Park Flooding 1:06

Tuolumne River Regional Park Flooding

Turlock's Almond Tree Restaurant goes up in flames 0:50

Turlock's Almond Tree Restaurant goes up in flames