21 March 2012 0 Comments

Democratic 1% of 1% Part 3: UPENN and Amy Gutmann – A Double Standard – Taxpayers Subsidize Democratic Millionaires

UPENN is multibillion dollar private tax exempt corporation with an annual budget of $6 billion dollars, the second largest employer in Pennsylvania, after taxpaying Wal*Mart, with a highly paid administrative staff, including 1% of 1% President Amy Gutmann.

UPENN President Amy “OnePerCenter” Gutmann is paid $1,367,000 in 2008; 15th highest of university presidents in 2010, the top of the top of 1% of US taxpayers.

  Each year The Forgotten Taxpayer subsidizes UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA. In Fiscal Year 2011-2012, the Republican Governor and the Republican General Assembly voted University of Pennsylvania $29, 000,000  Appropriations Act 12A Jun 30 HB 1729 University of Pennsylvania – Center for Infectious Diseases, veterinary activities and education and general expenses $29, 000,000 to UPENN

2012-2013 proposes eliminating subsidy to multibillioniare private tax exempt UPENN

Governor’s Budget Office University of Pennsylvania –

2012-13 Proposed Budget Line-Item Appropriations

Last Year   This Year Reduction % Reduction

87 * Veterinary Activities            27,889     0                   (27,889)     -100.0%
88 * Ctr Infectious Disease          248        0                         (248) -100.0%

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