Archive for April, 2017

State budget cuts could cost rural Colorado hospitals millions, cause service reductions, layoffs

HUGO — From his modest office at Lincoln Community Hospital, an hour and a half east of Denver, Kevin Stansbury views the state budget from a different lens. At the Capitol, the debate is focused on balancing $26.8 billion. In Hugo, population 750, the …

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Malloy notifies 1100 state employees of possible layoffs as concession talks continue

Dannel P. Malloy on Thursday triggered a process that could bring another round of layoffs to state government. The Malloy administration informed the State Employees Bargaining Coalition, or SEBAC, which represents tens of thousands of state workers in …

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Morning Report: More Layoffs at San Diego Unified

San Diego Unified School District plans to layoff nearly 200 more employees than previously thought, according to union representatives. That’s more than 1,700 layoffs, all told. The new cuts include all 14 library technicians, 16 mental health …

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Indian IT firms may face layoffs due to U.S. visa curbs: Assocham

“Bringing “highly skilled” foreign workers into the U.S.is not, in and of itself, bad, however I strongly oppose any attempt to use the H-1B program to avoid paying Americans below the market compensation levels”, Cleaver said. Trump’s executive order …

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Layoffs will hit the streets

Hazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat said the city will look to maximize a full complement of streets department employees before it is decimated by layoffs in two weeks. Of the four city departments, the Department of Public Works — which includes streets workers …

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Alliance Health Under Fire with Layoffs, Resignation, Bankruptcy, Investigation

South Jordan—Alliance Health CEO Jeff Smith resigned last week as the company reorganizes in the face of bankruptcy and layoffs. Smith resigned on April 14. According to a statement from Brian Watkins, director of corporate communications for Alliance …

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