Victims' Families Urge California To End Gun InvestmentsFamilies of mass shooting victims and others called Monday for the nation's largest public pension fund to stop investing in companies that sell assault weapons and devices that allow guns to fire more rapidly.
A List Of Lawmakers Who Collect Both Pension Check, SalaryA newspaper search of pension system records has found that 17 California lawmakers collect government pension checks on top of their legislative salaries.
LA Councilman Convicted Of Voter Fraud Will Continue To Collect $116K Annual PensionLos Angeles doesn't prohibit city employees convicted of felonies from receiving pensions, a worker in the city's civilian retirement division told Los Angeles Daily News.
Kaiser Permanente Pharmacists Could Strike As Early As MondayA strike would mean no one available to fill prescriptions.
Report: Ex-Bell City Manager Robert Rizzo To Keep Retirement Account, Pension FundRobert Rizzo, the former city manager for Bell, will likely have plenty of money when he gets out of jail, according to a published report.
New Santa Ana City Manager’s Big Paycheck Under FireCritics call it the “Santa Ana Gold Rush.”
Elective Surgeries Canceled Ahead Of Looming UC WalkoutA potential walkout among 13,000 workers at five University of California medical centers statewide next week has already prompted officials to cancel elective surgeries.
Calif. Treasurer Eyes Pension Divestment From Gun Manufacturers State Treasurer Bill Lockyer is calling for a review of state pension fund investments connected to a company that manufactures firearms - including a type of rifle used in the Connecticut school shootings.
SEIU Worker Sought Fake Names To Sabotage LA Pension SwitchFormer Mayor Richard Riordan says he has evidence that a low-level union member is behind an alleged illegal counter-campaign against his effort to change pensions plans for newly-hired public employees.
Brown Signs 'Biggest Reform Ever' For Calif. Pensions Into LawCalifornia Governor Jerry Brown signed into law on Wednesday sweeping pension reforms that he defended as benefiting both workers and taxpayers.
Hermosa Beach Official Claims Parking Officers Make Nearly $100KThe Mayor Pro Tem of Hermosa Beach claims parking enforcement officers are being paid nearly $100,000 a year.
UC Mulls New Tuition Hikes To Pay For $25B Funding GapStudents may soon face another round of tuition increases to help pay for ballooning pension and health care costs.
Villaraigosa Calls For Pension Reform For City Workers Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is calling for pension reform for city workers. In a letter dated Tuesday, Villaraigosa ordered the city’s top budget analyst to expedite a report detailing ways the city can enact several changes.
Trutanich: Firm Hired To Invest LA City Pensions Accused Of 'Institutional Deception'A lawsuit alleges an investment firm hired to manage the public pension for city workers may have cost taxpayers nearly $100 million.
Supervisor: Hefty Retiree Payouts Put LA County Budget, Pension Funds At RiskSupervisor Mike Antonovich is warning that payouts totaling $48 million could dramatically impact the county's fiscal health.