A key disagreement has emerged over the size of the 2014-15 spending plan for the fiscal year that begins July 1. Lawmakers face a June 15 deadline set by the state constitution to pass a balanced budget.
The leaders of the nation’s busiest sea port approved a nearly $1 billion budget Thursday that focuses on fending off competitors by expanding and modernizing the sprawling trade complex.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is on his first official visit to the Capitol and is making his case for revitalizing California’s most populous city.
Cal State Long Beach and other CSU campuses statewide will hire hundreds of new faculty members to help make up for massive cutbacks during the recession, officials said Monday.
A proposed budget for the cash-strapped city of San Bernardino may put libraries on the chopping block.
Jackson’s retirement from the $150,000-a-year position will take effect June 30.
The state’s independent budget analyst predicted Friday that California will collect $2.5 billion more than Gov. Jerry Brown forecasts for the coming fiscal year, giving Democrats a reason to push spending.
About 95 percent of those diagnosed with diabetes have type II which “often is preventable.”
Governor Brown’s finance department estimates the total cost to the state to repay the bond will be $19.5 billion, which includes $4.5 billion in interest.
California Gov. Jerry Brown released a record-high level of spending Tuesday in his latest revision to the state budget.
California faces $340 billion in debts, or more than $8,500 for each of its 38 million residents, the nonpartisan Legislative Analyst’s Office said Wednesday in recommending that the state set priorities for paying down its key long-term liabilities.
A recommended $26.054 billion budget for 2014-15, that Chief Executive Officer William T. Fujioka said would provide a “strong foundation” for the county as it emerges from recession, was tentatively approved Tuesday.
Mayor Eric Garcetti and Los Angeles County officials Monday unveiled their respective budget proposals for the upcoming fiscal year that begins in July.
Mayor Eric Garcetti was expected to deliver his first State of the City address Thursday as Los Angeles faces a projected $242 million deficit and administrative issues at one of its largest utilities.
Citing a section in the California State Education Code from 1976, which calls for at least one non-voting pupil member, school board members voted Tuesday to approve the inclusion of a student.