UT Regent Recorded Chancellor Without His Knowledge

Updated, April 29, 7:45 p.m.: 

University of Texas System Regent Alex Cranberg provided the following statement on Tuesday regarding an executive session of the system's Board of Regents that he recorded in August 2013 without the knowledge of other participants: 

"In August, 2013 the Chancellor provided the Board in executive session his performance assessment of President Bill Powers. The Chancellor had obviously devoted considerable effort and thoughtful deliberation to his remarks.  I didn't know what position he would take.  I am a great admirer of Chancellor Cigarroa and believe strongly that he is both extremely capable ...

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