If you haven't already, check out Bee reporter Andrew McIntosh's CalPERS story in today's Bee. Here's the top:
Companies that received multimillion-dollar deals with CalPERS pumped more than $300,000 into a union campaign fund overseen by Sean Harrigan while he was one of the giant pension fund's board members from 2000-2004.
Harrigan, a veteran leader of the United Food and Commercial Workers union, acknowledged in an interview on Friday that while on the CalPERS board and voting on pension fund investment decisions he actively solicited money managers and pension fund industry consultants to donate to the UFCW Issues Education Fund.
Read the rest of Andrew's investigative piece by clicking here.
The Bee has a couple of items in the Opinion section this morning that focus on state workers and the recent editorial board Web cast with Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger. If you missed the interview, which included questions submitted by state workers, click here.