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Fighting for City College (SF Bay Guardian)

October 15, 2014
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John Rizzo

I've tackled threats and intimidation from corrupt officials and an out-of-touch accrediting agency. City College needs strong and effective leadership because San Francisco needs a strong and educationally diverse City College.

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Governor Brown: Keep Voters in Control of Community Colleges

John Rizzo

We urge Governor Brown to sign AB 2087, Tom Ammiano's bill that would prevent the State from removing public control over financially solvent community Colleges.

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S.F. College evaluators proposed probation, not more severe sanctions

August 22, 2014
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Lee Romney, LA Times

The private panel that moved last year to revoke the accreditation of City College of San Francisco has admitted in a court filing that all 15 members of its evaluation team recommended a less punitive sanction.

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Pelosi denounces City College's accreditors

Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez

“I think the ACCJC has run amok, they have lost their vision -- if they ever had one,” [Congresswoman Jackie] Speier told the Guardian. “They are riddled with conflicts of interest and arbitrariness.”

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