PBS CEO: Trump Budget Will Shut Down Rural StationsThe head of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting is telling Congress that some public television and radio stations would close if Congress eliminates federal funding.
BART Board Declines To Study 25-Cent Minimum Fare IncreaseThe BART Board of Directors decided this morning not to study increasing the minimum fare by 25 cents in an effort to balance the 2018 fiscal year budget and offset a projected 10-year budget deficit.
GOP: Trump Budget Plan Cuts Both Too Deeply And Not EnoughSeveral congressional Republicans are panning the emerging outlines of President Donald Trump's first budget, complaining that he's cutting too much from already lean department accounts while leaving untouched the massive benefit programs blamed for the nation's deficits.
Storm-Lashed California Roads, Dams Could Cost $1B To FixThe bill to repair California's crumbling roads, dams and other critical infrastructure hammered by an onslaught of storms this winter could top $1 billion.
6 Money Tasks You Can Let Technology Do For YouTechnology has obliterated or automated a lot of money tasks. If you still balance your checkbook, or stand in bank lines, you can quit.
UC's Skyrocketing Budget Has Lawmakers Checking The BooksCalifornia lawmakers have authorized nearly a half-million dollars to conduct an audit of the University of California President’s Office.
Gov. Brown Urges Fiscal Caution In State Of The State AddressGov. Jerry Brown urged fiscal caution Thursday as he laid out his next agenda for California in his State of the State address.
California Education Spending Per Pupil Surpasses Pre-Recession Figure, But Some Say It's Not EnoughSoaring tax revenues have carried per-pupil education spending in California beyond where it stood before the Great Recession.
Gov. Brown Proposes $122.6B Budget, Seeks Boost To Rainy Day FundThe plan calls for significant increases in funding for education, health care and state infrastructure, while bolstering the state's Rainy Day Fund and paying down state debts and liabilities.
CA High Speed Rail Project Will Likely Exceed Budget, Miss 2022 DeadlineCalifornia's ambitious Los Angeles-to-San Francisco high-speed rail project will likely miss its 2022 deadline and go over its $68 billion budget, a newspaper analysis concluded.
7 Alternatives To Lululemon Yoga Pants That Won't Bust Your BudgetYoga pants may be a staple of your wardrobe on and off the mat, but you don't have to pay exorbitant prices to be comfortable in downward facing dog.
San Francisco Mayor Lee Signs Budget Without Cuts, Money For 400 More Police OfficersSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and members of the Board of Supervisors gathered at City Hall Wednesday for the signing of a no-cut budget that will allow for expansion of many city departments during the city’s fiscal year 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.