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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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Report: LA Fire Capt. Paid $50K In Vacation, OT Allegedly Falsified Time Card

Capt. Eric Vasquez was paid the equivalent of nearly 23 weeks of pay — in vacation, overtime and bonus pay, according to documents obtained by the Daily News.

11/09/2011

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Supervisors OK Plan For Inmates To Pay For Jail Stay In Riverside County

The Board of Supervisors tentatively approved an ordinance to require inmates to reimburse the county for the cost of their incarceration.

11/08/2011

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Nanny State? Calif. May Force Parents To Pay Babysitters Workers’ Comp, OT

The next time you plan a movie night without the kids, you may have to provide more than just pizza for your babysitter.

08/31/2011

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Faulty Meters Lead To Free Parking For Glendale Drivers

The city of Glendale has a message for its drivers: go ahead and ignore that parking meter.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2011

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Ashton Kutcher Tops List Of Highest-Paid TV Stars

By Jessica Derschowitz LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Ashton Kutcher is the newest star on “Two and a Half Men,” and now he’s also the highest-paid sitcom actor on television. The actor earns $700,000 per episode, […]

CBS Los Angeles–08/11/2011

Trustees: ‘We Need Help’ To Fix Salaries For CSU Execs

The chairman of the Cal State Board of Trustees told lawmakers “we need help” to determine compensation structures as the state struggles with mounting anger over six-figure salaries.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/09/2011

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