But some legislators say they still plan to file bills during the upcoming 2016 session to alter the governance structure for the public universities.
“I intend to at least introduce a bill and see if we can get a conversation started,” said Sen. Gray Tollison, R-Oxford. “Obviously it is an uphill battle.”…
…”There was no reason for the Board to fire such a good man…,” said Rep. Steve Holland, D-Plantersville. “That was about structure. We need to change it.”
He said he also is working on a proposal.