The state of California is financially "on the brink," Drudge's banner headline warns, as Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) is reportedly preparing to lay off 10,000 workers after the state legislature failed to pass a budget following three days of negotiations. Other headlines report that Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten Elizabeth GillibrandThe Hill's Morning Report - Trump on defense over economic jitters F-bombs away: Why lawmakers are cursing now more than ever White House offers reassurances amid recession fears as 2020 candidates sound alarm MORE (D-N.Y.) has moved two rifles from under her bed and that Kansas may delay income tax refunds and paychecks to state employees.