Morning Edition 2009-05-22


 
Friday, May 22, 2009

    Part of Series

  • Governor Supports Pay Cuts For Lawmakers And Other Elected Officials
    The California Citizens Compensation Commission voted yesterday (Wednesday) to cut their pay by 18-percent starting next year.
    Thursday, May 21, 2009
  • Kids Could Feel Brunt of Governor's Budget Cuts
    Health care advocates say they’re appalled at the news Thursday that the Schwarzenegger Administration would consider eliminating key health programs. One of those options could mean almost a million children would lose their health insurance.
    Thursday, May 21, 2009
  • Governor Considering Elimination Of Welfare Programs
    Governor Schwarzenegger is considering the total elimination of some state welfare programs to help balance a growing budget gap.
    Thursday, May 21, 2009
  • Commentary: The Good and Bad of William Shockley
    Despite objections, the Auburn Recreation District Board voted to accept a gift of parkland and name the new park after Nobel Laureate and avowed racist William Shockley. Commentator Ginger Rutland thinks it was the right decision.
    Friday, May 22, 2009
  • Grads Anxious About Their Future
    There’ll be a lot of caps and tassels tossed into the air at Arco Arena Friday and Saturday. That’s where graduation ceremonies will be held for 4,500 Sacramento State students.
    Friday, May 22, 2009
  • Old Sac Businesses Like New Version of Jazz Fest
    This year, the Jazz Jubilee not only has a new name, the Sacramento Jazz Festival; it’s also much smaller. But many local businesses actually like the slimmed-down event.
    Friday, May 22, 2009