SAN FRANCISCO - California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's administration announced yesterday that it is pulling the plug on remaining bond-financed public works projects that haven't already been terminated because of the state's budget woes.

The announcement came after lawmakers were unable to solve the ongoing crisis over the President's Day weekend. Though lawmakers met daily, the Senate remained one vote short of the two-thirds supermajority needed to approve a plan negotiated by the governor and legislative party leaders to close the $40 billion budget gap.

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