The State Worker

Chronicling civil-service life for California state workers

June 8, 2011
How are departments following Jerry Brown's cellphone order?

The state has dumped 44 percent of its cellphone inventory, according to this report by The Bee's David Siders, but Gov. Jerry Brown wants to shut off more.

Here's a spreadsheet with a breakdown of cellphone inventory by department. Use the tool bar at the bottom of the embedded document to magnify or reduce the image. Look for more about Brown's war on cellphones in tomorrow's Bee.
California state cellphone inventory by department

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Jon Ortiz launched The State Worker blog and a companion column in 2008 to cover state government from the perspective of California government employees. Every day he filters the news through a single question: "What does this mean for state workers?" Join Ortiz for updates and debate on state pay, benefits, pensions, contracts and jobs. Contact him at (916) 321-1043 and at


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