Ohio Governor Hands Treasurer's Reins to His Lieutenant

Carvlin, Elizabeth
December 2004
Bond Buyer;12/23/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32036, p3
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The article focuses on the Ohio Governor Bob Taft's appointment for the state's new treasurer. This will bring banking experience mixed with public service in an office that directly oversees and issues a large portion of the state's general obligation bonds, currently amounting to $5.5 billion of outstanding debt. Taft appointed Lieutenant Governor Jennette Bradley to serve the remainder of outgoing Treasurer Joseph Deters' term. Deters leaves his post on January 3, 2005 when Bradley will be sworn in as the first African-American woman serving as state treasurer in Ohio.


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