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  • U.S. Sells Remaining GM Stock

     
    Remember TV commercials in early 2010 where GM's then-CEO Ed Whitacre proclaimed the automaker had paid back its loans in full? Though technically accurate ??? the automaker repaid $8.1 billion in loans from the U.S. and Canadian government in April......
  • Report: Stevenson chief among highest-paid at private colleges

    Report: Stevenson chief among highest-paid at private colleges
    Stevenson University had the highest income disparity between its president — who made $1.49 million in 2009 — and rank-and-file professors, according to a salary survey of hundreds of institutions released Monday by The Chronicle of Higher...
  • Cummings launches probe of for-profit schools

    Cummings launches probe of for-profit schools
    Rep. Elijah E. Cummings said Monday he is launching an investigation into the salaries and bonuses paid to the top executives of for-profit colleges, noting that a majority of their revenue comes from students who are receiving federal tuition aid....
  • Convert defense cuts into civilian benefits

    Convert defense cuts into civilian benefits
    Weapons-makers, ideologues and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta are busy whipping up fears in reaction to scheduled reductions in our bloated military budget. Don't be fooled. These cuts will not put our security at risk, though they will cut into profits...
  • Is an American CEO worth 10 times a British one?

    In Hannah Cho's excellent article on Maryland executive salaries ("On the Rise," July 10), she brings up the ratio of CEO salary to median worker salary. She says "CEOs at the largest U.S. companies made on average 343 times the median worker salary...
  • Legg Mason investors approve executive pay package

    Legg Mason investors approve executive pay package
    Legg Mason Inc. shareholders approved a $5.9 million pay package for Chairman and CEO Mark R. Fetting in an advisory vote announced Tuesday at the Baltimore-based company's annual meeting. The nonbinding "say on pay" measure won the support of 87 percent...
  • Legg Mason investors approve election of directors, executive compensation

    Legg Mason shareholders voted to approve a $4.9 million pay package for Chairman and CEO Mark R. Fetting at the Baltimore-based investment firm's annual meeting Tuesday morning. Fetting's compensation package was $1 million less than the package approved...
  • CEO pay: Where are the women?

    In reference to the article entitled "On the rise," I would like to say that the only CEOs mentioned in the story about rising executive pay are a group of men in suits. Seems to me we are missing a real fact of substance here which is the disparity...
  • Unused sick days add up to big payouts

    A few years into John Butts' superintendent job in DuPage's Lake Park High School District 108, a lucrative perk showed up in his contract: 300 sick days. In an amendment to his contract, the school board signed off on 150 sick days in 2006-07 —...
  • CEO pay costly to U.S. global competitiveness

    If anyone is wondering why American jobs are being shipped overseas "because the costs are lower," you need only look at what we are paying our CEOs versus what over countries are paying theirs. According to a recent letter writer, while we are paying our...
  • CEO pay: Few women crack the glass ceiling

    On July 10th there was a front page article titled "CEO pay on the rise," and top CEOs of Maryland publically traded companies were pictured. Surprisingly, the article and subsequent editorials missed a glaring omission: all 19 of the highly paid CEOs are...