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State Minimum Wage Increasing To $9 An Hour Tuesday

California’s minimum wage will rise to $9 an hour when a new law takes effect on Tuesday and provides workers with the first such increase since 2008.


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Pence, Giants Strike $90 Million, 5-Year Deal

Hunter Pence pleaded ignorance as his San Francisco Giants teammates greeted him with hugs and backslaps when he arrived at AT&T Park for Saturday’s game against San Diego.


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California Lawmakers Funnel Windfall Into Raises

The compensation commission approved restoring wages back to the 2011 levels by a 5-1 vote.

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Despite Budget Surplus, State Not Likely To Increase Officials’ Salaries

The commission that sets salaries for the governor, lawmakers and statewide elected officials indicated it is not inclined to raise their pay even if there is a budget surplus.


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10 Jobs With A High Starting Salary

Sacramento’s higher education graduates in some fields do better than others. Find out who’s earning the most.


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Ruling Undermines Measure Blocking Lawmakers’ Pay

A judge’s tentative decision siding with state lawmakers appears to undermine a voter-approved law that bans lawmakers from getting paid if they fail to pass a balanced budget on time.


John Skeel

El Dorado Hills General Manager Being Paid To Do Nothing

Members of the board who hired the El Dorado Hills general manager have asked him to not work, and he says he has no idea why.


Cultural Courage

I cannot tell you how many women I know who are struggling with the reality of trying to balance work and family. Truth is, there is no balance. I describe it as a see-saw. When […]

CBS13/CW31 Television–05/05/2011