All Things Considered 2009-03-03

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

    Part of Series

  • Davis School Officials Vote On Layoffs
    More than 50 teachers, administrators and staff in the Davis Unified School District will be getting pink slips in the next week.
    Tuesday, March 3, 2009
  • Hospitals Fined for Errors, Patient Death
    The state is fining ten California hospitals for unsafe practices. And, in one case a patient died.
    Tuesday, March 3, 2009
  • County Cuts, Transfers Funds to Make Budget Through June
    Sacramento County’s public safety agencies have dodged massive cuts – at least through the end of June. Instead, the Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to transfer cash reserves to the sheriff, district attorney and probation departments.
    Tuesday, March 3, 2009
  • Governor's Office Says It Will Monitor Travel More Closely
    The Schwarzenegger Administration says it will more closely monitor appointees’ travel. The news comes on the heels of a Los Angeles Times investigation that revealed some of the Governor’s appointees were billing taxpayers for personal travel.
    Tuesday, March 3, 2009
  • Plastic Bag Fee Proposed
    That plastic bag at the check-out could cost you in the future. And your Chinese take-out might not be in Styrofoam containers anymore. State lawmakers have introduced bills aimed at fighting litter that clogs waterways and hurts wildlife.
    Wednesday, March 4, 2009