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New UC board member talks possible tuition hike

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File photo showing Kaufmann Hall, an athletic center on the UCLA campus.
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Kaufmann Hall, an athletic center on the UCLA campus.

The UC Board of Regents is set to vote this week on a controversial proposal to raise tuition at UC schools by as much as 5 percent a year for the next five years. New board member and Long Beach City College president and superintendent Eloy Ortiz Oakley shares more.

Governor Jerry Brown announced two new appointments to the University of California Board of Regents Monday.

Former state assembly speaker John A. Perez and Long Beach City College president and superintendent Eloy Ortiz Oakley.

The appointments come as the Board of Regents is set to vote this Wednesday and Thursday on a controversial proposal to raise tuition at UC schools by as much as 5 percent a year for the next five years.

Eloy Ortiz Oakley joins Take Two. 

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