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January 7, 2014

The State Worker’s Top 10: A lottery official resigns

Some of the State Worker’s most popular features take blog users behind the scenes by sharing notes, quotes and documents that inform news stories and columns printed each week. Our No. 4 post for 2013 is an item that pulled back the curtain just a bit on turnover at an organization that always draws plenty of attention from state workers and from the public at large.

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Jon Ortiz launched The State Worker blog 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 or 916-321-1043. Twitter: @TheStateWorker.

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