Phi Beta Cons

Time for a Reality Check on Compensation

How the University of California implements compensation policies and its failure to publicly disclose, in a timely or clear fashion, administrators’ total pay have been found “wholly unacceptable,” a review committee said in a scorching report issued on April 13. One of the committee’s leaders demanded a major overhaul of the university system’s compensation policies.

All governing trustees, and Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings

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Road Trip

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is Jonah Goldberg’s weekly “news”letter, the G-File. Subscribe here to get the G-File delivered to your inbox on Fridays. Dear Reader (Especially future contributors to my GoFundMe page), I am currently in the passenger seat of our family fun mobile, passing mile marker ... Read More
Politics & Policy

Answering my Critics

My post on Elizabeth Warren’s cynical/bonkers proposal to effectively nationalize every American firm with revenue of $1 billion or more has met with predictable criticism. I will address two points here. One, some have complained about the use of the word “expropriation,” or more broadly about ... Read More