California Congressional Seat Will Be Vacant Until 2021California Gov. Gavin Newsom will not call a special election to fill the unfinished term of U.S. Rep. Duncan D. Hunter, who resigned after pleading guilty to a corruption charge, a spokeswoman for the governor said Wednesday.
Sacramento Economist: End Of Employment Benefits Economically Better In Long TermMore than a million Americans are holding out hope that something can be done to keep them from losing the checks they depend on to live before they lose everything else.
High Stakes For US Families Losing Jobless BenefitThe end of unemployment checks for more than a million people on Saturday is driving out-of-work Americans to consider selling cars, moving and taking minimum wage work after already slashing household budgets and pawning personal possessions to make ends meet.
220,000 Californians Losing Unemployment Benefits On SaturdayA federal extension passed during the recession added 37 weeks for a total of 63 weeks. That extension was not renewed when Congress left town for the holidays.
Sacramento Federal Employees Back On The Job As Federal Shutdown EndsThey will get back pay for now, but the 450 workers at the Bureau of Land Management, like Kylee Moore, were furloughed for the entire 16 days.
Sacramento Federal Workers Back To Work As Shutdown Comes To CloseWhile CBS13 was interviewing Special Agent Scott Mumper, Congress reached an agreement and he would receive an email saying he could be going back to work on Thursday.
Sacramento Businesses Will Feel Sting Of Federal Government Shutdown And with those workers staying home, businesses like Steve Graham’s deli will be hurting. He won’t be furloughed, but he’s planning on taking a hit when hungry government workers don’t come in for lunch.