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PULLMAN, Wash. -

Several Washington State University employees are fighting back against budget cuts. 

The university needs to cut $10 million a year for the next 3 years and as a result the school completely cut their performance arts program, including courses productions and faculty, cut 2.5% to every other academic program, and reduced stipends to graduate assistants. 

Now a group of employees have started a petition outlining a plan to save the university millions of dollars by cutting pay for WSU administrators making more than $100 thousand per year. 

According to the petition, a 20% pay cut would help raise more than half the amounts needed to balance the budget without cutting courses or positions. 

If you want to see the petition, you can click here: https://sites.google.com/site/financeproposalwsu/

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