It looks like the budget stalemate will continue one more day.
Senators have been instructed to stay within 1 hour of the Capitol, ready to meet at the call of President Pro Tem Don Perata, but there are no signs of a floor session Thursday.
Perata and Senate Republican leader Dick Ackerman are expected to continue negotiations behind the scenes.
Sign Up and Save
Get six months of free digital access to The Sacramento Bee