Topic: Sabrina Lockhart
The decision by a California official to stop paying state legislators until they pass a balanced budget means Democrats are under increasing pressure to act.
06/22/2011 08:46 pm
Republican lawmakers refuse to give in to Gov. Jerry Brown and his plan to fix the California budget through a special election on tax extensions. That leaves Brown with few palatable options.
03/25/2011 07:16 pm
Republican lawmakers are blocking Gov. Jerry Brown's attempts to put a tax-rate extension before voters this summer. But a new Field Poll shows Californians back Brown's plan.
03/16/2011 07:57 pm
California Gov. Jerry Brown wanted to have spending cuts passed by the Legislature and a June 7 special election called by Thursday. Missing that deadline could complicate his already complex budget solution.
03/10/2011 08:45 pm
Governor Schwarzenegger is supportive, but a $16 billion state deficit may inspire voters to say 'no' in November.
04/09/2008 01:00 am