Morning Edition 2008-10-24


 
Friday, October 24, 2008

    Part of Series

  • Lawmakers Getting More Money
    It’s not quite a raise, but state lawmakers will now be getting a little more money. A state board voted today (Thursday) to increase the daily rate lawmakers receive for lodging and travel expenses while they’re in session.
    Thursday, October 23, 2008
  • Seniors Seek Some Relief in Legislation
    Many senior citizens are struggling in the sputtering economy. And that’s reflected in the priorities of the California Senior Legislature.
    Thursday, October 23, 2008
  • Campus Recall Over Prop 8 Fails
    An effort to recall most of the student council at American River College in Sacramento has failed.
    Thursday, October 23, 2008
  • Ballots Without Correct Postage Will Still Get Delivered
    California voters who forget to put the right amount of postage on their absentee ballots will still have their votes counted. That’s the word from US Postal officials.
    Thursday, October 23, 2008
  • Outside Groups Attack Johnson, Fargo
    With less than two weeks to go before Election Day, the Sacramento mayor’s race is heating up with outside groups attacking both Mayor Heather Fargo and her runoff opponent, Kevin Johnson. KXJZ fact-checks the claims from the two sides.
    Friday, October 24, 2008
  • Thousands of IRS Refunds Go Unclaimed in California
    California taxpayers who haven't received their IRS economic stimulus checks have until the end of the year to contact IRS or the checks can no longer be cashed.
    Friday, October 24, 2008