The governor said she believes creating jobs should be the government's top priority. She said it was nice for Obama to visit Arizona and try to deal with the foreclosure problem, but, "If you don't have a job and you cannot afford a mortgage, you're going to be right back in the same situation you were in."All of these people were given little to no notice. Not only did this not allow them to adequately plan for their futures, but some layoff decisions were made contrary to our own state guidelines.
Tuesday, February 24, 2009
During the week Governor Jan Brewer made the following statement nearly 1,000 people had already been laid off and nearly 30,000 were furloughed.