Morning Edition 2008-09-25

Thursday, September 25, 2008

    Part of Series

  • Sacramento Area Suffers More Job Losses
    A new economic report indicates the six county Sacramento area lost 14,200 jobs in the past year.
    Wednesday, September 24, 2008
  • Reactions to News Of Extended Lay Offs
    Less than two months ago—about ten thousand temporary and part time state workers were laid off in the midst of the budget impasse. We met one when he was laid off in July and checked back in to find out how he’s doing.
    Wednesday, September 24, 2008
  • Put Down That Blackberry....
    You can add text messaging to the list of things you can’t do behind the wheel in California.
    Wednesday, September 24, 2008
  • California Farm Land Values Rising
    Despite the downturn in California’s residential real estate market, farm land prices continue to rise.
    Wednesday, September 24, 2008
  • Group Sues Stockton Over Sewage Spills
    A sport fishing group says the City of Stockton is letting untreated sewage spill into the San Joaquin River, which feeds the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
    Wednesday, September 24, 2008
  • Paperwork Change Could Push Kids off Medi-Cal
    The state is calling a new rule in the overdue budget a simple paperwork change that will save money. But critics say it could cause thousands of low-income children to lose their health care.
    Wednesday, September 24, 2008
  • Johnson, St. HOPE Academy Banned from Receiving Federal Funds
    Sacramento mayoral candidate Kevin Johnson and one of the non-profit organizations he founded have been temporarily banned from receiving federal funds. But St. HOPE officials say their charter schools and redevelopment projects won’t be affected.
    Wednesday, September 24, 2008