Leaders of San Francisco Muni’s transit operators’ union on Tuesday defended their right to strike if labor negotiations break down with the agency.
The union representing San Francisco’s bus drivers and train operators is threatening to strike, even though their existing contract prohibits it.
More than a dozen state agencies paid some of their top executives more than $300,000 in 2009. That information comes as part of an ambitious effort by the state controller to make government employee compensation public after last year’s scandal in Bell.
Contra Costa County supervisors said there will be some “extremely serious” economic issues that they’ll have to tackle this year.
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.
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.
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.