All Things Considered 2009-07-01


 
Wednesday, July 1, 2009

    Part of Series

  • Ruling Means RT Could Get State Money Back
    A court ruling against the state could eventually mean Sacramento’s public transit system will get back millions of dollars in state funding.
    Wednesday, July 1, 2009
  • Governor Declares Budget Emergency; Orders Third Furlough Day
    Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has declared a state of emergency because of California’s massive budget mess. He’s also adding a third furlough day for state workers. Meantime, the State Controller is expected to start issuing IOU’s Thursday.
    Wednesday, July 1, 2009
  • Winter Shelter Closes for Summer; What's Next for Homeless?
    On Wednesday, Cal Expo's Winter Shelter, closed for the summer, leaving 200 people -- including many former residents of Sacramento's Tent City along the American River -- without a place to sleep and wondering where they’ll go next.
    Wednesday, July 1, 2009
  • Last-Minute Deal Prevents Sac Fire Fighter Layoffs
    The Sacramento City Council and leaders of its fire union have agreed on a last-minute labor deal.
    Wednesday, July 1, 2009
  • Will Banks Honor IOUs?
    It’s still not clear just how many banks will honor state IOUs.
    Wednesday, July 1, 2009
  • Centers For Disabled Brace For IOUs
    Who’ll be getting IOUs? Local governments, state vendors and anyone owed income tax refunds. Also slated to get them are facilities that serve people with developmental disabilities like cerebral palsy and mental retardation.
    Wednesday, July 1, 2009