Discusses the roles, functions, and powers of state governors; the role of the executive branch in state politics; campaign politics and personal characteristics of governors; and the politics of the executive branch.financial officer; in a few others, such as Texas and Hawaii, the comptroller or director of finance, respectively, performs ... In several of these cases, an executive appointed to a different office performs the duties that a treasurer might perform in another state. ... Additionally, the office of treasurer is usually responsible for disbursing any funds drawn on state accounts, such as tax refunds, transfers of ... increase the money available for state services, state funds must be managed wisely.
|Title||:||The Executive Branch of State Government|
|Author||:||Margaret Robertson Ferguson|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2006-01-01|