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Tag: state treasurer

Sep.
19th

ELECTION: Jim McIntire’s the right person for job

Four years ago, I did not support Jim McIntire for state treasurer. At the time, I did not believe that his academic and legislative credentials would translate into the kind of money-management skills this state needed. I’ve never been more wrong.

I’m writing to admit my mistake, and to let others know that McIntire has done more for them as taxpayers over the past four years than they may know. A penny saved is a penny earned, and McIntire has earned taxpayers $1.3 billion by skillfully refinancing the state’s debt.

His excellent work has helped maintained our state’s exemplary credit

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