Treasurer Folwell discusses cutting Wall Street fees and driving down the cost of health care on Bloomberg TV's "What'd You Miss?"
Treasurer Folwell talked to CNBC about investing during volatile market conditions, the challenges of unfunded pension and healthcare liabilities and his efforts to reign in investment fees paid by the North Carolina pension plan to Wall Street.
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WUNC-TV: State Treasurer Folwell discusses the sustainability of pension and health benefits with First in Future host Leslie Boney
April 11, 2018
Education Dive: True teacher pay has been dropping for years in most states, data shows
April 9, 2018
Burlington Times-News: “N.C. treasurer Folwell talks better pension plan, healthcare"
March 24, 2018
County Compass: “Bold action needed; knowing the cost of health care will enable wise decisions"
March 27, 2018
Rocky Mount Telegram: State treasurer aims to combat health care costs
March 18, 2018
Greenville Daily Reflector: State Treasurer has unanswered Vidant-ECU merger questions
March 15, 2018
Atrium Health suspends discussions to combine with UNC Health Care
Charlotte Observer, March 2, 2018
Our Opinion: State treasurer's transparency push can fix health care
Wilson Times, February 26, 2018
Triangle Business Journal Guest Opinion: This expense train has left the station
March 9, 2018
Greenville Daily Reflector/Rocky Mount Telegram: UNC Health Care scraps merger plan
March 6, 2018
North State Journal: UNC Health Care and Atrium call of negotiations
March 7, 2018
Carolina Journal: Folwell concerned about taxpayer impacts of proposed ECU Physicians-Vidant merger
March 9, 2018
Charlotte Observer Editorial: What we can learn from the near merger of Atrium and UNC Health Care
March 8, 2018
Carolina Journal: "State treasurer looks to save $1 billion by reducing medical provider rates"
May 14, 2018
WFMY-TV: It's Your Taxpayer $: Pension Spiking & Pension Fraud
May 11, 2018
Carolina Journal: Folwell: “Let voters decide proposed transportation bond"
May 22, 2018
Winston-Salem Journal: "Folwell pushes Blue Cross to negotiate provider rate cut on State Health Plan"
May 15, 2018
WFMY: “How the State Treasurer Plans to Tackle Growing Healthcare Costs"
June 8, 2018
WECT-TV: First at Four: Keeping costs low for the state health plan
June 29, 2018
Pension & Investments: "North Carolina creates solvency fund to pay down unfunded liabilities"
June 24, 2018
Treasurer Folwell on KC O'Dea Radio Program
June 14, 2018
Carolina Journal: N.C. retains AAA bond rating even with tax cap amendment on ballot
July 12, 2018
North Carolina News Network: Treasurer Recommends Freeze On State Employee Insurance Rates
July 11, 2018
Chief Investment Officer: North Carolina Establishes Employee Benefit Trust Fund
July 9, 2018
WFMY (CBS Affiliate): Save Money On Healthcare & Save Taxpayer Money? How It's Happening In NC
July 13, 2018
WRAL: State Health Plan holds line on premiums for 2019
July 18, 2018
Raleigh News & Observer: Get your health insurance from the NC state health plan? Here's some good news.
July 18, 2018
Watauga Democrat: “State Health Plan freezes health care premiums for 2019"
July 31, 2018
Spectrum News: Treasurer Folwell sat down with Capital Tonight's Tim Boyum to talk about freezing family health care premiums and managing the state's $100 billion pension plan.
July 26, 2018
WUNC-FM: "State Health Plan Quits QuitlineNC, Switches to CVS Caremark's MinuteClinic"
July 25, 2018
Charlotte Observer: How to defuse North Carolina's fiscal time bomb
August 1, 2018
First in Freedom Daily: Republican State Treasurer Folwell Announces Returns for One of Nation's Lowest Cost Pension Plans
August 2, 2018
WFMY News 2 (CBS Affiliate): Where Your Tax Money Is Being Spent At Schools & Parks & Pensions (VIDEO)
August 3, 2018
Durham Herald-Sun: We don't need to cut state employee benefits
August 10, 2018
N.C. Health News: N.C. State Health Plan Enlists Employees to Rein in Health Costs
August 9, 2018
Carolina Journal: "Treasurer frustrated by lack of transparency from UNC Health Care"
August 31, 2018
Kannapolis Independent Tribune opinion: “Peeling the healthcare onion"
September 5, 2018
Wilson Times opinion: “Secret price lists inflate taxpayers' health care costs"
September 4, 2018
Raleigh News & Observer: “Treasurer Folwell Applauds the Health Care System for its Transparency"
September 2, 2018
Winston-Salem Journal: “Sexton: Critical information redacted in NC treasurer's public records request as he wades into a complicated fight over health-care costs":
September 25, 2018
Business North Carolina commentary: “State treasurer wants hospitals to cough up the data"
October 2, 2018
Southern Pines Pilot: “State Health Plan Launches New Provider Reimbursement Effort"
October 5, 2018
CBS17: More than $700M sits unclaimed by North Carolinians (VIDEO)
October 16, 2018
Carolina Journal: State Health Plan payment changes should save money, boost transparency
October 9, 2018
Winston-Salem Journal: “State Health Plan board approves Folwell proposal for provider reimbursement strategy”
October 23, 2018
ABC11: $711 million in North Carolina's unclaimed property fund (VIDEO)
October 17, 2018
Asheboro Courier-Tribune: “Changes to State Health Plan promote transparency"
October 17, 2018
POLITICO: “North Carolina's big attempt to cut health care costs will be closely watched"
November 4, 2018
WFMY: State Treasurer Says His "Fee Holiday" Plan Will Save State Employees Millions
December 14, 2018
North State Journal: North Carolina's brewing battle over health care value
December 19, 2018
The Wilson Times/Greenville Daily Reflector: Our Opinion: Online price lists a first step toward health care reform (EDITORIAL)
December 28, 2018
New Bern Sun Journal: NC Treasurer seeks health care reform
January 6, 2019