L.A. Lays Off 1,000 More Employees

More than a thousand Los Angeles Unified School District employees, including those who staff school offices, run libraries and maintain campuses, lost their jobs as of this week.  Nearly 5,000 others will be shifted to new work places, with about 1,600 taking positions with lower pay or fewer hours, according to the Los Angeles Times.

Since June, about 6,100 LAUSD employees have either lost their jobs or been shifted into new ones, according to the school district.