The State Worker

Poll: Does Cal Fire scandal point to bigger alcohol problem?

This week’s State Worker column looks at recent allegations that Cal Fire employees in Ione abused alcohol, drank on the job and condoned the same by subordinates. Is this the tale of a few insolated incidents or does it hint at a larger issue in Cal Fire or the firefighting culture?

If you haven’t already, check out the column and then weigh in with this poll.

Call Jon Ortiz, Bee Capitol Bureau, (916) 321-1043.