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Desperate For Cash, Furloughed Workers Turn To Craigslist

CNBC | Katie Little | Posted 10.07.2013 | Business

CNBC: Furloughed since Oct. 1, Mekayla Coleman needs some fast cash. Although the House voted Saturday to provide back pay to furloughed federal...

Laura Chick Takes the Gloves Off: She Has Just Begun to Fight

Charles Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Charles Feldman

Chick made her reputation in the City of Los Angeles, where she proved a fearless investigator. But as California "stimulus czar," she says, "it's been a struggle to get adequate resources."

Furlough Arnold

Dennis Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dennis Danziger

When non-English speaking people who risked arrest to work at below minimum-wage jobs in strawberry fields decide that California's economy sucks so badly they'd rather leave, you know it's bad.