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On March 14, 2011, the [[Oklahoma State Senate]] approved a bill that would give the governor the power to appoint 7 of the 11 statewide elected officials, including the treasurer.  The Senate would have to confirm all appointments.  Voters will decide whether to approve the measure.<ref>[http://www.kfor.com/news/sns-ap-ok-xgr--governorappointees,0,5324911.story ''KFOR,'' "Okla voters could decide to expand governor's power to appoint current elected officials," March 14, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Contact Information==
 
==Contact Information==

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The Treasurer of the State of Oklahoma is the chief financial officer of the government of Oklahoma.

The treasurer is responsible for managing the state's money and acts as the state's banker. The office manages that state's investments, disperses state funds as needed, pays off bond interest and loans and administers and keeps track of unclaimed property within the state.

The treasurer is elected every four years.

The current treasurer of Oklahoma is Ken Miller.

On March 14, 2011, the Oklahoma State Senate approved a bill that would give the governor the power to appoint 7 of the 11 statewide elected officials, including the treasurer. The Senate would have to confirm all appointments. Voters will decide whether to approve the measure.[1]

Contact Information

Oklahoma State Treasurer's Office
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Room 217
Oklahoma City, OK 73105

Phone: (405) 521-3191

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