June 8, 2012 - Sacramento Bee / The State Worker

California Highway Patrol officers' union agrees to monthly furlough*

<p>For the first time, <strong>California's Highway Patrol officers are going to be furloughed.</strong></p>* <p>The union reached an agreement at with Gov. <strong>Jerry Brown </strong>that furloughs Patrol officers 8 hours per month for one year starting July 1. Officers can bank the hours to take later, but their paychecks will reflect the 5 percent pay reduction regardless.</p>* <p>Department of Personnel Administration spokeswoman ... Go to story