Accreditation Board Seeks Fuller Update in April on College Consolidation Plan

 Accreditation Board Seeks Fuller Update in April on College Consolidation Plan

The Commission requests a report from the CSUS System in Spring 2020 to be updated on the progress toward the planned 2023 merger of the 12 community colleges into a single institution. The Commission requests particular emphasis on how the proposed institution will meet the Commission's standards on Organization and Governance, The Academic Program, Students, and Institutional Resources.

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Investing in Transportation and Tourism

Investing in Transportation and Tourism

Tourism and transportation go hand in hand. In the first five months of this year, a total of 19 states approved $1.8 billion in transportation funding for roads and bridges. The fact that transportation spending, focused on capital improvements as well as operations and maintenance, is a high priority on the state and national levels bodes well for investors.

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“I Didn’t Want Our Country to Do to Others What Had Happened to Norm”

“I Didn’t Want Our Country to Do to Others What Had Happened to Norm”

A U.S. citizen by birth, he was imprisoned by his own country for his Japanese ancestry, yet he steadfastly remained a patriot. He went on to become a Cabinet member of two presidential administrations, an 11-term member of Congress, and Mayor of his home city. How the President of the United States responded to the aftermath of 9-11 was, in part, because of Norm Mineta.

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Don’t Omit Tattoo Professionals From Development of Industry Requirements

Don’t Omit Tattoo Professionals From Development of Industry Requirements

Tattoo artists are intelligent, caring, and passionate people, self-employed individuals and small business owners. We are working people who live in the state, our homes and families are here. Two way communication between licensed Professional Tattoo Artists and the Department of Public Health is necessary to ensure that we’re all working toward the same goals

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