wages

Bills 2416 and 1897 should be defeated

Over the years, California has earned a reputation of not being friendly to business interests and thus we have seen states like Texas come try to pry businesses to move out of our ...

What do Auburn, Placer County workers make? State has list

Auburn and Placer County employee pay figures released this week by the state show the county’s outgoing director of Health and Human Services earning the most in terms of to ...

Corruption drives up costs

Question: Who do government employees? unions negotiate with when they determine wages, benefits and pensions? Other government employees, of course. That?s putting the fox in char ...

Reader upset about schools

I think I discovered why people don’t read newspapers as much as they did. After reading the front page of the (Feb. 13) Auburn Journal – “Is Loomis school district going ban ...

County provides new salary figures

Editor’s note: The Journal received new information Wednesday following its front-page story “County hires $199,000-a-year interim leader to close agency.” The nu ...

Do we get what money’s worth?

After reading about how much the taxpayers are paying for the so-called police protection (Journal, July 10), I and others would like to know what they actually do. Is that too muc ...

Wages presented, animals barred

Auburnites will now be able to see the wages for every city employee, including elected officials. In a 5-0 vote at Monday night’s City Council meeting, council members approved ...

Use profits to raise wages

Today we see huge unemployment throughout the entire nation. Today we hear about gigantic profits in the corporate world. Aha! There is an obvious connection here as the business w ...