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Public Sector Layoffs

'Crime Of All Kinds Has Increased': Austerity Stories From New Jersey

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

Amid all the job losses that have taken place in recent years, the public sector has been one of the hardest hit areas. Between 2009 and 2012, state a...

A 'Freeze On Justice In Los Angeles'

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 08.15.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles County court system began handing out layoff notices Friday as plunging budgets set in motion major reductions. O...

20 Metros Recovering Worst From The Recession

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.28.2012 | Business

In the elusive quest for a sustainable economic recovery, some areas have fared better than others. Only 19 of the 100 largest U.S. metropolitan a...

Led By Government, 2011 Planned U.S. Layoffs Surpass Last Year's Total

Posted 11.30.2011 | Business

NEW YORK - The number of planned layoffs at U.S. firms edged down marginally in November, though job cuts for the year have surpassed 2010's total...

Federal Employees Paid Less Than Private Sector

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.07.2012 | Business

Federal workers make more than a quarter less than private sector employees doing similar jobs, according to a recent study. Federal employees mak...