Governor Orders State Salary Freeze

April 4, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
There will be no pay raises for about 1,300 state workers.Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has ordered a salary freeze of all supervisors not appointed by him. The Department of Personnel Administration is also looking at salaries to find out why some supervisors were paid more than the maximum for their employment level.

The state deficit continues to grow and is expected to be more than $8-billion dollars for the coming fiscal year.