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Chronicling civil-service life for California state workers

National campaign highlights public employees’ service

Published: Thursday, May. 8, 2014 - 1:47 pm

The Center for Effective Government is promoting a Public Service Recognition Week campaign that celebrates the work of government employees through video testimonials and social media messages. Some examples of what's turning up online:

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Jon Ortiz launched The State Worker blog and a companion column in 2008 to cover state government from the perspective of California government employees. Every day he filters the news through a single question: "What does this mean for state workers?" Join Ortiz for updates and debate on state pay, benefits, pensions, contracts and jobs. Contact him at (916) 321-1043 and at


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