All Things Considered 2009-06-24


 
Wednesday, June 24, 2009

    Part of Series

  • State Targets Online Sales Of Illegal Fireworks
    State and local fire officials are expanding their fight against illegal fireworks to the internet.
    Wednesday, June 24, 2009
  • Angora Fire Area Rebuilding Continues
    Two years ago today, the Angora Fire burned more than 250 homes to the ground in and around South Lake Tahoe. And while the recession has slowed the rebuilding, homes are sprouting up again.
    Wednesday, June 24, 2009
  • No End in Sight to City-Fire Union Statemate
    Sacramento’s Fire Chief is apologizing to the public for having to sharply cut service levels during the city’s budget crisis. Meanwhile, the union that represents Sacramento fire fighters says it’ll sue the city for unfair bargaining practices.
    Wednesday, June 24, 2009
  • Controller: IOU's Could Be On The Way
    California’s Controller says the state’s cash crunch is so bad that he may have to issue IOU’s instead of checks. The warning came Wednesday as state lawmakers rejected a plan to address the state’s massive deficit.
    Wednesday, June 24, 2009
  • Lawmakers Reject Budget Fix
    The state legislature rejected a Democratic plan to reduce California’s multi-billion dollar deficit Wednesday. The move came as the Controller warned that the state is just days from having to issue IOU’s to stay solvent.
    Wednesday, June 24, 2009