UT System Reviewing Transparency Committee Directive

In mid-December, the co-chairs of the legislative committee considering recommending the impeachment of one of the University of Texas System regents sent Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa a letter making it clear that although though the committee does not currently have any future hearings on the matter scheduled, it is still monitoring the system.

State Reps. Carol Alvarado, D-Houston, and Dan Flynn, R-Van, who jointly run the House Select Committee on Transparency in State Agency Operations, wrote that the hearings they had held over the last few months had "highlighted some areas of the System's operations that may need improvement."

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