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California Governor Jerry Brown (C) is applauded by Speaker of the Assembly John Perez (L) Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg (R) before delivering the State of the State address at the California State Capitol on January 31, 2011 in Sacramento, California. One month after taking office, Gov. Brown delivered the State of the State address to a joint session of the California State legislature. (Sullivan/Getty Images)

Panel Approves 2 Percent Pay Raise For California Lawmakers, Officials

A citizens’ commission has approved 2 percent cost-of-living salary increases for lawmakers and statewide officials, including the governor and attorney general.

06/20/2014

New MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops are seen on display after a special announcement event at Apple Headquarters October 14, 2008 in Cupertino, California. Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced new versions of the MacBook Pro and MacBook laptop computers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) apple generic, laptops

Federal Judge Hearing Claims In Apple e-Book Price Fixing Suit

The Justice Department sued Apple and other publishers last year. The five other publishers named in the lawsuit have settled. The judge has urged Apple to do the same.

06/03/2013

Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi (State of California)

Embattled East Bay Lawmaker Accused Of Giving Big Raise To Tenant On Staff

California Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi, once busted for shoplifting, is accused of renting an underwater Castro Valley home to a staffer shortly after giving him a big raise.

08/07/2012

Larkspur Ferry

Years Of Fare Hikes Likely Coming To North Bay Ferries

The Golden Gate Bridge District is well on its way to increasing fares 5% on its ferries come July. But transit experts have said that riders will feel the real pinch several years down the road.

03/22/2012

San Francisco Police Officers

San Francisco Police Officers Approve Contract Plan

San Francisco police officers have approved the plan, which calls for them to contribute more to their pensions, in exchange for raises and no layoffs this year.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/10/2011

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Execs At Contra Costa Pension Board Seek Raises

Three top executives who oversee the Contra Costa County retirement system have asked for raises of four to six percent.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/09/2011

San Francisco Supervisors Jane Kim and Mark Farrell (CBS)

San Francisco School Board Members Ask For A Big Raise

School board members in San Francisco would be in line for a regular pay check under a measure that’s headed for the ballot.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/02/2011