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California State Treasurer Fiona Ma announced the results of yesterday’s $3 billion sale of University of California Medical Center Pooled Revenue bonds. The University of California system consists of ten campuses and five associated medical centers that provide comprehensive medical services to the state’s most populated regions, including Los Angeles, …continue reading

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Eight people have been chosen for the State’s new Ambassador program representing CalABLE, a savings program that gives eligible Californians and out-of-state residents the ability to save for disability-related expenses by putting money in tax-advantaged investments, while protecting their eligibility for means-tested public benefits programs. State Treasurer Fiona Ma, who …continue reading

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If there was any question about the interest women have in learning how to land a seat on traditionally male-dominated boards that govern public companies headquartered in California, the August 13 webinar cohosted by California Treasurer Fiona Ma answered it. More than six-hundred women registered for the nearly two-hour long …continue reading

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California State Treasurer Fiona Ma today announced her appointment of Nancee Robles as executive director of the California Pollution Control Financing Authority (CPCFA), which provides low-cost innovative financing to California businesses, including issuing tax-exempt private activity bonds to qualified waste and recycling projects, and other projects to control pollution and …continue reading

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A landmark program between the California Pollution Control Financing Authority (CPCFA) and the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has now financed more than 25,000 cleaner burning diesel trucks over the past 10 years. That is the equivalent of removing 4 million passenger cars from the road and 145 tons per …continue reading

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California State Treasurer Fiona Ma announced today the availability of $27.3 million in mental health wellness grants for children and youth. This competitive grant program funds facility acquisition, construction and/or renovation, equipment acquisition, and applicable program startup or expansion costs for crisis residential treatment facilities, crisis stabilization facilities, mobile crisis …continue reading

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Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, introduced legislation that would help Californians with disabilities save for their financial futures while streamlining accounting requirements for small businesses. “I’m committed to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities,” said Sen. Dodd, who wrote legislation in 2017 to improve the state’s CalABLE program. …continue reading