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SacBee: Lockyer: school pension plan implodes without fix

Bill Lockyer

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The Associated Press
Published: Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013 – 8:37 pm

LOS ANGELES — California Treasurer Bill Lockyer is warning that the state teacher retirement system is rapidly running out of money.

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SacBee: Bill Lockyer opens 2018 campaign account to ‘mete out justice’

Bill Lockyer

Lockyer

Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
July 5, 2013

State Treasurer Bill Lockyer has opened a campaign account for lieutenant governor in 2018, suggesting not a run for any seat but that Lockyer may remain involved in state politics as a campaign donor long after he retires from elected office in 2015.

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SacBee: California Treasurer Bill Lockyer to retire from elected office

Bill Lockyer

By David Siders
dsiders@sacbee.com
Published: Monday, Jun. 3, 2013 – 9:10 am
Last Modified: Tuesday, Jun. 4, 2013 – 8:10 am

Bill Lockyer had spent a quarter century in the Legislature and was state attorney general when he all but declared his candidacy for governor in early 2005.

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By Brian Charles, Staff Writer
brian.charles@sgvn.com @JBrianCharles on Twitter
Posted: 04/09/2013 04:04:20 PM PDT
Updated: 04/09/2013 06:36:15 PM PDT

State Treasurer Bill Lockyer announced Tuesday the approval of $1.9 billion in bonds to aid in the construction of six Kaiser hospitals, including several in Southern California.

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LATimes: Lockyer widens request for legal opinion on school bond campaigns

By Dan Weikel
March 25, 2013, 2:47 p.m.

California Treasurer Bill Lockyer on Monday expanded his request for a legal opinion to determine if some local education officials and the financial underwriters they hire are violating state law by campaigning for school bond measures.

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SFChronicle: Lockyer sets sights on controller’s job

Bill Lockyer

Phillip Matier and Andrew Ross
Published 4:50 pm, Saturday, March 16, 2013

Having taken steps to reconcile with his wife, state Treasurer Bill Lockyer’s next move will be to run for state controller after he’s termed out next year.

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CCTimes: Lockyer: Pension funds should dump gunmakers

Bill Lockyer

Lockyer

By Josh Richman
Monday, December 17th, 2012 at 5:42 pm in Bill Lockyer, Public safety.

California Treasurer Bill Lockyer wants the state’s gigantic public pension funds to divest themselves of investments in any firearm manufacturer that makes guns banned in California.

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LATimes: State Treasurer Lockyer quits pension advisory panel in protest

State Treasurer Bill Lockyer

PolitiCal
On politics in the Golden State
December 13, 2011 | 3:27 pm

The debate over pension reform in California reached a boiling point Tuesday.

State Treasurer Bill Lockyer resigned from a pension advisory panel to protest a study it was affiliated with that called for reducing retirement benefits for current public employees and overhauling the boards that oversee the public pension systems.

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