Nathan Fletcher

One View: Looking forward with Michael Dukakis

Michael Dukakis, 83, former governor of Massachusetts and 1988 Democratic candidate for president, spoke recently to the Rancho Santa Fe Democratic Club where I am VP for programs. Congressman Scott Peters was there. Also Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez and new husband Nathan Fletcher, a likely candidate for supervisor in 2018.

Inspired by the recent election of Donald Trump, a capacity crowd of more than 200 came to hear the Governor at a home in Fairbanks Ranch. There was palpable energy to take action. Here are some highlights.

(1) End the electoral college by a vote of the electors....