Brown

Edmund Gerald "Jerry" Brown, Jr. (born April 7, 1938) is an American politician who has been the 39th Governor of California since 2011; he previously served as California's 34th Governor[3] from 1975 to 1983

Cuts to IHSS Will Affect 270K Women

A state known for it's progressive history of gender equality seems to be taking a step backwards as Governor Brown's budget proposes capping IHSS caregivers' hours. This will affect the income of nearly 270,000 women working as caregivers under California's IHSS program.

Brown's Overtime Prohibition for IHSS Workers

On January 9, Governor Jerry Brown unveiled a proposal that would prohibit IHSS works from working over 40 hours a week. The overtime prohibition would cover all IHSS caregivers.

New Federal Rules Require Overtime Pay for Caregivers Nationwide

US Department of Labor announced new regulations that will require overtime pay for the estimated 2 million IHSS workers nationwide. This includes the nearly 360,000 caregivers in California's taxpayer-funded In-Home Supportive Services program. The new regulations won't take affect until January 1, 2015.

Governor Brown Cuts IHSS Hours by 8% Starting July 1, 2013

Governor Brown signs SB 67 IHSS Court Settlement Bill making official temporary 8% across-the-board cut in hours for all IHSS recipients beginning July 1st, 2013, followed by 7% cut next year...

Governor Brown's Proposed IHSS Budget for 2013-14

Governor Brown budget proposal includes $1.8 billion General Fund for the IHSS program in 2013‑14, a 4.9‑percent increase over the revised 2012‑13 budget and 6.5‑percent increase from the 2012 Budget Act...

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