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GOV BROWN, CA POLITICIANS 5TH SALARY INCREASE: STATE OF DEBT

Sac Bee: “Gov. Jerry Brown and state politicians will receive a 3 percent pay hike starting in December, their fifth raise in as many years as California’s budget picture continues to improve. 169 more words

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Media Coverage 6/19/17

Last Tuesday Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders reached an agreement on a $125 billion budget deal that includes a provision they claim will strip UCOP of much of its financial independence. 634 more words

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Media Coverage 6/5/17

Amidst criticism that the UC Regents failed to properly scrutinize the financial operations of UCOP and indulged in extravagant parties, Gov. Jerry Brown appointed four new Regents on Friday. 629 more words

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Media Coverage 5/29/17

Assistant Professor of South and Southeast Asian Studies Blake Wentworth was fired nearly two years after an investigation substantiated claims of sexual harassment made by a graduate student. 546 more words

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Media Coverage 5/22/17

The flood of news concerning the UCOP audit slowed to a trickle this week, though the repercussions of an earlier audit made news. The Regents approved a cap on nonresident undergraduate enrollment, a policy change spurred by a 2016 audit that found in-state students were disadvantaged in the admissions process as UC sought the financial benefits of out-state-students. 769 more words

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CALIFORNIA PLEADS WITH PRES TRUMP FOR MORE FUNDING: REALITY OF DEALING WITH EXECUTIVE ORDERS

PJ Media: “While the California attorney general pleads for more state funding to battle the Trump administration in court and the legislature extends a $25,000 monthly contract to bring the top legal minds of Eric Holder’s law firm to bear against the White House; Gov. 149 more words

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CALIFORNIA TOWN BANS ALL OUTDOOR SMOKING: GOV BROWN JUST ROBBED MEDICAL CARE OF CIGARETTE TAX

US News: “Smoking and vaping has been banned in all outdoor areas in the seaside Southern California resort town of Laguna Beach. The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to expand its ban on smoking that already covered beaches and parks. 71 more words

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