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RELEASE: “Students & Workers In, Executives Out”

May 17, 2017

(SAN FRANCISCO, CA) – Students and workers gathered outside UCSF’s Mission Bay Conference Center in protest of UC’s contracting out practices, rising education costs, and more during UC’s Board of Regents meeting Wednesday morning. The protest took place just two weeks after UC President Janet Napolitano testified before state lawmakers regarding her interference with an audit of her office that found $175 million in secret funds.

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‘Not Fair’: Insiders Say Hospitals Favor Rich and Famous [Video]

It’s no secret that celebrities get the best tables at restaurants and the royal welcome at shops and hotels. But several patients and insiders tell the I-Team that hospitals are giving the “rich and famous” preferential treatment as well, and claim it could impact your medical care at the most critical times.

UC Office of the President Responds to Allegations of Inflating Budgets, Editing Statements, More

The UC Office of the President has approximately $175 million in undisclosed funds, which includes $33 million received from an annual charge levied on campuses, according to a report published on Tuesday by the California State Auditor.

Scathing Audit of the University of California’s Budget Finds Hidden $175 million

A scathing audit of the University of California’s budget has uncovered $175 million in hidden dollars. Kathryn Lybarger, President of Local 3299 of AFSCME, the UC system’s largest employee union, says UC routinely cries poverty, cuts services for students while admitting more foreign students who pay higher tuition.

State audit criticizes UC administration for misleading budget practices

The University of California Office of the President has misleading budgeting practices, which resulted in accumulating a surplus of $175 million it did not disclose, according to a state audit released Tuesday.

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