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  • Bills Addressing Wage Gap Move Forward

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015

    Women working full time in California make an average of 84 cents for every dollar men make. A bill unanimously approved by the state Senate Tuesday seeks to narrow that gap.

  • Sacramento Approves New Food Truck Rules

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015

    It will be easier for mobile food trucks to operate in the city of Sacramento by the end of next month. Tuesday night, the Sacramento City Council voted to lift a 30-minute parking restriction that made it tough for the trucks to do business.

  • Ed Joyce / Capital Public Radio

    California Drought: El Niño Won’t End Dry Times In California

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015

    NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center and meteorologists in other countries show that strong-to-moderate El Niño conditions are present in the tropical Pacific. But it won't end the drought in California.

  • Bob Moffitt / Capital Public Radio

    Debate Over Future Of Low-Incoming Housing Site

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015

    There are two plans to build new housing where a significant portion of Sacramento's low-income housing population already lives.

  • Bob Moffitt / Capital Public Radio

    Council Tacks On $10 Million To City Budget

    Wednesday, May 27, 2015

    The City of Sacramento's proposed budget for next year was already $395 million. Depending on how much of the new spending is in the Measure U budget, the City could spend $405 million.