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U of M regents reviewing executive compensation policy

The panel is meeting after criticism that some top administrators received large payouts despite budget cuts and rising tuition. MPR reports Rep. Mike Benson of Rochester also wants the Legislature to investigate.
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The panel is meeting after criticism that some top administrators received large payouts despite budget cuts and rising tuition. MPR reports Rep. Mike Benson of Rochester also wants the Legislature to investigate.

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