State offices closed today amid new round of worker furloughs
A new round of California worker furloughs takes effect today, causing most state offices to be closed.
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger declared a state of emergency earlier this month due to the state budget impasse, ordering three furlough days each month.
Photo: Private security guard Larry Cash informs Lorenza Valdez that the Department of Motor Vehicle office located at 3615 S. Hope Street in Los Angeles is closed this today. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)