May 18, 2017 - Los Angeles Times

State auditor urges UC regents to boost oversight of budget but says audit found nothing "nefarious"

When state Auditor Elaine Howle told a joint legislative committee this month that University of California central administrators had amassed a $175-million undisclosed surplus, paid fat salaries and interfered in her audit, lawmakers cried foul. One compared UC administrators to corrupt officials...