Posts Tagged "CalWatchdog"

Billboard lobbyist advised both sides of Placentia advertising deal

Posted by on Jul 23, 2013 in Blog, California Politics | 0 comments

Billboard lobbyist advised both sides of Placentia advertising deal

Placentia brought on billboard lobbyist as volunteer adviser to determine whether the city was getting a fair deal from lobbyist’s company.

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San Francisco State President Received $50k in Secret Perks

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Blog, Cal State Pay Scandal, California Politics, Featured Post | 0 comments

San Francisco State President Received $50k in Secret Perks

The California State University Office of the Chancellor has understated the annual compensation of San Francisco State University President Robert Corrigan by as much as $52,787, a CalWatchdog investigation has found. Corrigan, who announced in August that he’ll retire at the end of the academic year, took home a whopping $423,536 for the tax period of July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2010. On its 2009-10 federal tax return, the San Francisco State University Foundation reported Corrigan’s base salary of $339,724, a figure substantially higher than the $298,749 base salary disclosed by the...

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Dem Legislators Urge Cal State to Disclose True Amount of Executive Compensation

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Blog, Cal State Pay Scandal, California Politics, Featured Post | 0 comments

Dem Legislators Urge Cal State to Disclose True Amount of Executive Compensation

In response to a CalWatchDog.com investigation series, two Democratic state legislators are calling on the California State University system “to come clean with a complete and detailed look at just how CSU executives are paid.” In a letter sent Tuesday afternoon to Cal State Chancellor Charles Reed, Assemblymember Anthony Portantino, D-La Cañada Flintridge, and Senator Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, urged CSU to end its repeated attempts to mislead the public about the total compensation of its top executives. “Despite repeated attempts to ferret out the truth, recent news reports suggest...

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Cal State Hides Secret Benefits for SFSU President

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Blog, Cal State Pay Scandal, California Politics | 0 comments

Cal State Hides Secret Benefits for SFSU President

The California State University Chancellor’s Office has been lying to the public about the total compensation of top administrators. Here’s the proof for San Francisco State University.    

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Mike Ward: Redistricting Panel Broke Law

Posted by on Aug 24, 2011 in Blog, California Politics | 0 comments

Mike Ward: Redistricting Panel Broke Law

A member of the California Citizens Redistricting Commissionbelieves that the commission broke the law, failed to uphold an open and transparent decision-making process and used political motives in drawing California’s new state and federal legislative districts, according to an exclusive, in-depth interview with CalWatchDog.com.

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