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Treasurer Chiang Helps Sacramento Small Business Expand

State Treasurer John Chiang helped a K Street restaurant expand by facilitating two loans with a combined value of $150,000 through a popular program that encourages banks and other financial institutions to lend to small businesses that would otherwise have difficulty obtaining financing. The loans benefitted Downtown & Vine Restaurant, which brings the wine country to Sacramento, offering a restaurant, wine bar and an event center. The eatery is owned by Kate Chomko. Read the news release.

Treasurer Chiang Releases Debt Affordability Report, Intersections Newsletter

Treasurer John Chiang’s 2015 Debt Affordability Report offers insights into the State of California’s fiscal health, in particular its use of debt to finance critical public works projects. Read the report, and the October edition of his Intersections newsletter. Subscribe to this and other Treasurer’s Office communications.

Treasurer Chiang to Sell $446 Million in Veterans General Obligation Bonds

Treasurer John Chiang announced the sale of up to $445,700,000 of Veterans General Obligation Bonds, which are being issued to finance home and farm mortgage loans for California military Veterans under the Farm and Home Purchase Program, administered by the California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet). Read the news release in English and Spanish.

Treasurer Chiang Sells $548.2 Million of State Public Works Board (SPWB) Bonds Saving Taxpayers Nearly $122 Million

Treasurer John Chiang announced that the State Public Works Board of the State of California (SPWB) sold $548.2 million of Lease Revenue Refunding Bonds. Read the news release in English and Spanish.

Treasurer Chiang Praises Plan to Pre-Fund Retiree Health Care Costs

Treasurer John Chiang praised provisions that will help pre-fund retiree health care costs reached as part of the collective bargaining agreement between the State of California and the Professional Engineers in California Government (PECG). Read the news release in English and Spanish.

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