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Supervisor Gayle B. Uilkema (Contra Costa Board of Supervisors)

Contra Costa Supervisors Expect Tough Year

Contra Costa County supervisors said there will be some “extremely serious” economic issues that they’ll have to tackle this year.


A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Gives Top Execs 30 Percent Pay Bump

Google Inc. has given its top executives a 30 percent salary bump, bigger than the 10 percent raise it gave its rank-and-file this week.

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Brown to Investigate Outrageous Salaries in CA Town

California’s attorney general says he’s subpoenaed hundreds of records from a Los Angeles suburb he’s investigating for sky-high salaries earned by its leaders.


Federal Survey Shows Bay Area Workers Highest Paid in U.S. in 2009

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KCBS) – Workers in the Bay Area were the highest paid on average in the nation last year, according to data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.