This week on Newsmakers: General Treasurer Seth Magaziner, a second-term Democrat, discusses the health of the state and Providence pension funds, whether he's running for governor and what's next for rebuilding Rhode Island's school facilities.
General Treasurer Seth Magaziner joins us to talk some interesting initiatives at the Treasurer's office including the Frontline Heroes Fund, finding Rhode Islanders their missing money and free tax prep. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Bill Bartholomew welcomes Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner to BTOWN to discuss the upcoming bond questions in the March 2nd special election, recent reports of his robust campaign war chest - and what that means for his political future - as well as how he anticipates incoming Governor Dan McKee will perform and what sort of working relationship the two have.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)
This week on the first half of Newsmakers R.I. Gen. Treasurer Seth Magaziner discusses the options for small businesses who have been hit hard during the pandemic, and how much borrowing state government has done to stay afloat. Then Ted Nesi joins Tim White live from the State House to discuss the week in news and the pandemic's impact on politics.
Gen Treas Seth Magaziner - RI state finances amid coronavirus crisis
Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner #WPRO He looks at the impact of the #coronavirus #pandemic on Rhode Island's economy and finances www.treasury.ri.govSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Treasurer Seth Magaziner Talks Divesting RI Pension Funds from Assault Weapons + Private Prisons from RI Pension Funds
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Bill Bartholomew sits down with Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner at The Rhode Island State House for a conversation following the Treasurer's announcement that RI will stop investing in manufacturers of assault weapons and operators of private prisons for the state's pension fund.Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bartholomewtown?fan_landing=true)