Schwarzenegger to ask lawmakers to forgo salaries
Gov. Schwarzenegger will ask lawmakers this morning in his State of the State address in Sacramento to forgo their salaries if they fail to pass a budget on time. Read more about the State of the State address and excerpts from his speech.
-- Michael Rothfeld
Photo: In his address, the governor asks lawmakers to resolve California's fiscal crisis, calling the deficit a 'rock upon our chest.' He asks lawmakers to forgo pay if they fail to pass a budget on time. Photographer: Ken James/Bloomberg News