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Critics fume as Sonny Perdue closes in on Georgia university chancellor job

The search has been clouded by charges of political paybacks. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges sent a letter to the Board of Regents warning about undue political interference, and an executive search firm hired to help find the replacement for the retired former Chancellor Steve Wrigley quit last year amid questions of whether Perdue was a done deal.