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    Roller Coaster Ride Continues For California Economy

    Friday, November 21, 2014

    California’s unemployment rate remained unchanged at 7.3 percent in October, despite the state adding more than 40,000 jobs. But the state also revised its September job loss down even further.

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    California Senate Laying Off 40, Citing Budget Woes

    Friday, November 21, 2014

    Capitol sources tell Capital Public Radio that budget problems are forcing the layoffs of 40 state Senate employees and an across-the-board health care premium increase. Otherwise, the Senate would be unable to meet payroll next year.

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    UC Students Caught In Middle Of Tuition Battle

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    The University of California Board of Regents is set to debate a proposed tuition increase Wednesday. UC President Janet Napolitano’s plan would raise tuition by five percent for the next five years – unless the state increases the UC's funding.

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    UC Tuition Increase Proposal Moves Forward

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    Over the objections of Gov. Jerry Brown, a UC Board of Regents committee has approved President Janet Napolitano’s proposal to raise tuition 5 percent in each of the next five school years – unless the state increases UC funding.

  • Katie Orr, Capital Public Radio

    Advocates Want Art Incorporated Into Common Core

    Monday, November 17, 2014

    Using art to teach a student math may sound odd, but a group of educators says it can and should be done. And they’re using a change in how California students are taught as a chance to spread their message.

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    Inmates Being Released Under Prop 47

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014

    It’s been just over a week since California voters went to the polls, and one proposition is already having an effect.

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    High Speed Rail Thinking About Bikes

    Tuesday, November 11, 2014

    Bikes and trains may seem like opposite forms of transportation, but they’re coming together in California’s High Speed Rail project.

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  • Capitol Chat: Debate

    Thursday, September 04, 2014

    Tonight, Gov. Jerry Brown and Neel Kashkari will face off in the only debate in this year's gubernatorial contest.

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