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State Treasurer calls for efficiency in state finances

September 22, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota government agencies have $3 million worth of outstanding state checks, and the state treasurer wants to see this number decline. Continue Reading

Treasurer candidate wants to ‘shake the system up’

August 31, 2010 in The Daily Republic

Tom Katus isn’t running for state treasurer to get a job, he said. Instead, he’s running to “clean up Pierre, to go in and shake the system up.”
Katus made the comments during a visit with The Daily Republic last week during a campaign trip to Mitchell.
Katus, 70, of Rapid City, and current South Dakota Auditor Rich Sattgast are vying for the job currently held by term-limited Vern Larson. Republican Sattgast, who has held the state auditor’s position for eight years, is “not a change agent” Katus said, and is only looking for another eight-year job. Continue Reading