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City Council To Review DWP Contract Over Salary Issues

The Los Angeles City Council held a public hearing Friday regarding the Department of Water and Power’s contract negotiations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/16/2013

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SoCal Edison Customers Could Incur Costs From San Onofre Closure

The operator of the San Onofre nuclear power plant is defending its closure to customers who may wind up paying hundreds of millions of dollars in shutdown costs.

08/12/2013

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Report: Benefits Push Average City Of Irvine Wages To Over $143K Per Year

Public employees of the city of Irvine earned total compensation packages last year that averaged nearly $150,000 per year including the cost of benefits, according to a study released Tuesday.

04/09/2013

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Netflix CEO Gets Pay Bump After 2012 Cut

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings’ pay will double to $4 million next year, after he took a pay cut due to management missteps this year.

12/28/2012

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Judge Orders OC Mom To Pay $15K For Son’s Graffiti

Authorities say an Orange County mother must pay $15,000 for gang graffiti sprayed in 23 different incidents.

11/03/2012

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Walmart Workers Threaten More Walkouts Over Pay, Benefits

Employees of the global retail giant say they will stage more of the same walkouts that have spread across the nation if the company refuses to meet their demands for better working conditions.

10/10/2012

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LA County Court Worker Found Dead As Layoffs, Budget Cuts Announced

Pink slips are being handed out to over 150 employees even as hundreds more may lose a huge chunk of their paycheck.

06/15/2012

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Lawmakers Risk Losing Pay Ahead Of Vote On Calif. Budget Deficit

Lawmakers in Sacramento were scrambling on Wednesday to patch together a state budget proposal ahead of a deadline for the legislature to pass a new fiscal plan.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/13/2012

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Costa Mesa CEO: Jump In OT Pay Cheaper Than Hiring More Police, Firefighters

As the city tries to reign in spending, new data shows the paychecks of police officers and firefighters ballooned in 2011.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/08/2012

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Dad, Girlfriends Face Arraignment For Cashing $30K In Jobless Pay For Convicted Killer

The father and two girlfriends of a convicted killer from Pico Rivera were faced prison time on Monday for cashing thousands of dollars unemployment checks in his name.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/05/2012

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CSU Board Of Trustees To Consider Capping Presidents’ Pay

The California State University board of trustees is set to consider capping raises given to newly hired campus presidents after an outcry over a $100,000 raise given to a new president last year.

01/25/2012

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Talks Between CSU, Teachers ‘Not Moving Well’ Ahead Of Trustees Meeting

Executive pay and an impasse with the teachers union were atop the agenda as Cal State University trustees began a two-day meeting in Long Beach on Tuesday.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/24/2012

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Mayor, LAPD Chief Tout Falling Crime Rate To Deflect Calls For Budget Cuts

Both the mayor and the police chief say the city’s tumbling crime rate should not be a signal to trim the LAPD’s budget.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/05/2012

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Red Ink To Stain LA Plan To Delay $100M In OT Pay, Wage Hikes

Mayoral contenders and bloggers alike are blasting City Hall for a recent wave of cost-cutting measures that they say could eventually backfire.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/03/2012

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City Of Riverside To Offer Ticket Amnesty Next Month

If you’ve avoided paying your parking tickets, now is the time to come up with the cash. Starting next month, the city of Riverside is offering ticket amnesty.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/03/2012

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