Virginia DOT Veteran Tapped as Treasurer

Vadum, Matthew
January 2006
Bond Buyer;1/17/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32299, p5
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The article reports on the nomination of J. Braxton Powell as treasurer by incoming Governor Tim Kaine in Virginia. Powell had been deputy treasurer of the commonwealth since 2000 and the appointment is subject to confirmation by the state Senate. Powell succeeds Jody M. Wagner whom the governor selected as his finance secretary.


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