collective bargaining

Auburn City Council weighs making labor talks more public

  Cities across California are trending toward more transparency in their dealings, and the Auburn City Council is preparing to look at a policy that would put them “at ...

Ruffalo: Lax oversight by taxpayers hits hard in pocketbook

Forgive me, Gentle Readers, but today’s sermon may at first appear to be non-local. Normally we all want local news, but now and again something happens elsewhere that should war ...

More to the story in Wisconsin

Mr Beall’s comments in Reader Input (Feb. 22) requires clarification and perspective. He makes the accusation that Wisconsin Governor (Scott) Walker “gave taxbreaks to the same ...