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UC Recaps the 2016 Legislative Year

The 2016 UC Office of State Governmental Relations’ Year-End Briefing recaps legislation that posed a ‘signifcant impact’ to the University of California in 2016.
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UC Reaches Long-Term Agreement with Governor for More Funding, Tuition Predictability

UC President Janet Napolitano on May 14 announced that she and Gov. Jerry Brown have reached a historic agreement that provides UC with significant new revenue while capping resident tuition at its current level for the next two years.
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UC Day Returns in Spring 2017

CAA, along with students, parents, alumni, and UC supporters, will return to Sacramento for UC Day in 2017.
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California's Economic Payoff: Investing in College Access & Completion

Recent study by the dean of the Goldman School of Public Policy shows that for every $1 California invests in higher education, it will receive a net return of $4.50.
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Meet with Your Legislator

State legislators often will meet with their constituents in the district the legislator represents. These district office visits, which generally occur when the state legislature is on recess and elected officials are working from their district offices, are an effective way for people to communicate with legislators or their staff.
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