California's public universities on the way to getting a big longed-for boost in funding

Source: LA Times by Teresa Watanabe

"Since January, thousands of University of California students have called upon the Assembly to reinvest in our education. Today, we won," she said. "We are incredibly heartened."

Kieffer said Assemblyman Jose Medina (D-Riverside), who heads the Assembly Higher Education Committee, played a key role.