Calif. AG Lockyer Says Experience Strengthens His Candidacy for Treasurer

Cohen, Jackie
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/4/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32353, p6
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The article reports on the potentials of Attorney General Bill Lockyer and his long tenure in the government in California. Lockyer has been successful in his ability to balance budgets, and several new revenue streams for government funds, during his promotion as state treasurer. According to Lockyer, his record of continuous service to state government has been central to his qualifications for the treasurer's post.


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