New LAUSD Budget Gives Teachers 10 Percent Raise, Cuts Hundreds Of Jobs; Superintendent To Step Down
The new budget envisions the layoffs of hundreds of staff members but also provides the first salary hikes in nearly a decade.
Outgoing Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa signed off on his final city budget Tuesday.
A $7.7 billion budget plan for the city of Los Angeles released Monday was accompanied by a mea culpa of sorts from outgoing Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.
The California State University system and its faculty union Tuesday reached a tentative 4-year contract agreement that will reportedly prevent strikes in the fall.
The top budget official for Los Angeles says the city cannot afford to pay raises due to roughly 20,000 employees.
As tuition continues to skyrocket for college students across California, lawmakers in Sacramento want to make sure administrators aren’t pocketing the extra revenue.
The audit alleges that the O.C.’s top human resources official reportedly approved raises without justifying them while the department was understaffed.
A report on extravagant pay raises at private healthcare providers has spurred calls for an audit of all salaries paid to providers with county contracts.