Morning Edition 2009-06-25

Thursday, June 25, 2009

    Part of Series

  • Former Secretary of State and Consumer Services Agency Pays Fine
    The Fair Political Practices Commission levied a 54-hundred dollar fine against Rosario Marin after an investigation was launched into speeches she made for pharmaceutical firms.
    Thursday, June 18, 2009
  • 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
  • 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
  • Theatre Review: Last Train To Nibroc
    This summer the B Street Theatre is presenting a trilogy of plays that follow the same couple, from courtship through early marriage. Critic Jeff Hudson says this opening production is a promising start.
    Wednesday, June 24, 2009
  • Summer School Cuts Impact Free Meal Programs
    California public schools serve about 500,000 free meals a day to low-income kids during the summer. But with tightening budgets, many districts are cutting way back on summer school programs and that means fewer free meals.
    Wednesday, June 24, 2009
  • Community Health Centers Lose Medi-Cal Lawsuit
    A lawsuit against the state to restore certain health benefits to poor California adults has failed.
    Thursday, June 25, 2009