CFA Special Headlines • June 12, 2019

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Great work CFA! Budget deal includes additional funding for CSU

Lawmakers have reached a budget deal that reinvests state funding in the California State University system, including funding that will expand student access to the CSU and fund additional tenure-line positions. 

The Legislature’s Conference Committee reached an agreement on the $213 billion budget Sunday afternoon. Now, the budget package heads to the Assembly and Senate, where a vote is required by June 15. Gov. Gavin Newsom has until June 30 to sign the budget.


In Other News…

TIME TO SPEAK UP: CFA activists will be at the CalPERS Board meeting on Monday, June 17 to urge the board to divest from private prisons running ICE detention centers.


Links of the Week

Cal Poly faculty leaders call out administration over pay and management style
The Tribune
With the anticipated June 30 retirement of Provost Kathleen Enz Finken, the executive board of the Cal Poly Chapter of the California Faculty Association (CFA) believes it is an appropriate time to reconsider her seven-year legacy and, by extension, the legacy of the current university administration.