Government workers in Orange County brace for possibility of layoffs to close budget gap


Neuhaus' proposed budget for next year will be announced in October.

Government workers in Orange County are bracing for the possibility of hundreds of layoffs to close a multimillion-dollar budget gap.

Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus says the county is facing a nearly $60 million budget gap. He says that without raising taxes, half of that money will come from cutbacks and the other from slashing jobs.

While the fiscal crisis unfolds, Neuhaus says...

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