State Workers

Meg Whitman

Whitman Reduces Proposed Government Job Cuts To 33,000

A shrinking state work force has prompted Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman to revise the number of state government positions she wants to eliminate.

CBS San Francisco–10/15/2010

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Sovern Nation: California Court Rules Governor’s Power Not Unilateral

It was a two out of three decision for Gov. Schwarzenegger, after the California Supreme Court on Monday upheld his order to furlough state workers. KCBS’ Doug Sovern is on the Campaign Watch, where he reports it was a major victory for part of the governor’s budgeting plans.


Judge Halts State Worker Furloughs

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCBS) _ Governor Schwarzenegger is appealing a ruling by an East Bay judge that blocks the state from forcing thousands of workers to take three Fridays off without pay each month.


Governor Orders More Furloughs

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCBS) _ With a continuing impasse over the state budget, Governor Schwarzenegger is bringing back furloughs for thousands of state workers.