Jobs bill

Sen. Boxer Touts New Transportation Bill in Oakland, Talks New Jobs

Sen. Barbara Boxer was in Oakland Tuesday to promote a new transportation bill and to push for a revamped piece of the jobs bill that was recently voted down by Republicans.


CA Schools to Get $1.2 Billion From Federal Jobs Bill

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ The state aid bill President Obama signed last week is expected to provide $1.2 billion to help California’s cash-strapped schools.


House Passes $26 Billion Jobs Bill

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The House has passed a $26 billion jobs bill to protect 300,000 teachers and other nonfederal government workers from election-year layoffs.