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CalPERS Election Rules: Comments

…alPERS election rules to muzzle critics (CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark). The newly proposed election rules are not of that variety. Still, they hint at a certain degree of arrogance by seeking to put the…

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…e Sacramento Bee, which ran an editorial CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark. Then we won real reforms. We are still working to avoid the $1 million cost of runoffs by getting CalPERS to use an instant runoff (…

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February 2002

…rom the people who elect it.” (see CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark, Sacramento Bee editorial, 5/24/99 ) I have no problem with Board members and portfolio managers being paid more. The Board should si…

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CalPERS muzzles critics

…each public employee voters. The vote by CalPERs incumbents muzzles challengers in ways that risk creation of a permanent board: unaccountable, untouchable and isolated from the people who elect it. Members of the board who voted against the censorshi…

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Archives: October 2001

…ted from the people who elect it” (Calpers Muzzles Critics). They want corporate board members to avoid conflicts of interest, yet, this Board member and others routinely accepted gifts from CalPERS contractors. (Note: In the interest of disclos…

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August 2003

…isolated from the people who elect it.” (CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark, May 25, 1999) You don’t attract more competent candidates by prohibiting them from discussing why they are running in the ballot sta…

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Archives: September 2001

…ed from the people who elect it.” (CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark, 5/25/99) Anne Simpson is right, the most likely route to getting corporations to be responsible and accountable is through a law or…

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A Response to Yves Smith on CalPERS

…orial from the Sacramento Bee from 1999. CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark “Self-serving” is what one critic called the vote last week to sharply limit what candidates for the California Public Em…

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Marcie Frost

Investigate Marcie Frost Hiring

…al concern to the system’s membership.” (CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark at https://www.corpgov.net/1999/05/calpers–muzzles–critics-ballot-rules-protect-board-keep-others-dark-2/) Thankfully, the Sacramento…

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CalPERS Watch Dogs Flaherman and Brown

Elect Flaherman and Brown to CalPERS

…he only Director elected by CalPERS members to vote against the rule, later overturned because of public outrage. See also Calpers Muzzles Critics: Flaherman Runs ; CalPERS Runs Unconstitutional, Tamper-Friendly Election With Non-Secret Ballots…

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Archives: September 2000

…rom the people who elect it.” (see CalPERS muzzles critics, Sacramento Bee, 5/25/99) The Board should take a direct approach and seek the necessary changes in statute. However, if a majority on the Board wants to maintain the legal fiction that…

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CalPERS Candidate Forum

…cramento Bee wrote a scathing editorial, CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark. Although substantial progress has been made in addressing ethical issues, these elections, for some of the most powerful positions i…

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Archives: April 2000

…ents. A Sacramento Bee editorial, “CalPERS muzzles critics,” said the measure would “risk creation of a permanent board: unaccountable, untouchable and isolated from the people who elect it.” Although the Board has now shelved…

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Archives: February 2001

…improvement over a previous proposal (seeCalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark, Sacramento Bee editorial, 5/24/99), the draft regulations do little to level the playing field between incumbents and challengers. S…

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Archives: June 1999

…tatements included with the ballot. (see CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark,Sacramento Bee) In addition to being a CalPERS Board member, Carlson also serves on the board of nine Franklin-Templeton Group mutual…

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Corporate Governance WABAC Machine

…tatements included with the ballot. (see CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark, Sacramento Bee ) In addition to being a CalPERS Board member, Carlson also serves on the board of nine Franklin-Templeton Group mutu…

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Corporate Governance: Opening Essay

…from mechanisms of accountability. (see CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark, Sacramento Bee editorial, 5/24/99) We invite our readers to participate in identifying stress points, opportunities, expectations, a…

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Opening Essay

…from mechanisms of accountability. (see CalPERS muzzles critics: Ballot rules protect board, keep others in the dark, Sacramento Bee editorial, 5/24/99) We invite our readers to participate in identifying stress points, opportunities, expectations, a…

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