State Auditor Elaine Howle, right, looks over at UC President Jane Napolitano during Joint Legislative Audit Committee hearings in Sacramento last year. Howle’s office gained greater protection this year through a law signed this week by Gov. Jerry Brown.
State Auditor Elaine Howle, right, looks over at UC President Jane Napolitano during Joint Legislative Audit Committee hearings in Sacramento last year. Howle’s office gained greater protection this year through a law signed this week by Gov. Jerry Brown. Rich Pedroncelli AP
State Auditor Elaine Howle, right, looks over at UC President Jane Napolitano during Joint Legislative Audit Committee hearings in Sacramento last year. Howle’s office gained greater protection this year through a law signed this week by Gov. Jerry Brown. Rich Pedroncelli AP

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