Gina Raimondo's file:
Raimondo

Democrat from Rhode Island

Gina Raimondo has served as Rhode Island's general treasurer since Jan. 4, 2011. She founded and served as a general partner of Point Judith Capital. A graduate of Yale Law School and a Rhodes Scholar, she is married with two children.

Recent statements involving Gina Raimondo

"Residential property taxes [in Providence] are up nearly 27 percent under Mayor Taveras."

"My Treasury team eliminated a 900-case backlog in the Crime Victim Compensation Program."

"Providence has more of its pension fund invested in hedge funds and is less transparent" about it than the state.

"The average student comes out of college hundreds of thousands of dollars in debt."

Since Gina Raimondo took office, investment fees on the state's pension portfolio "have gone up from about $12 million annually to about $50 million."

Recent stories featuring Gina Raimondo

From True to Pants on Fire: A pre-debate candidate scorecard:

Clay Pell, Gina Raimondo and Angel Taveras have at least two things in common.

They’re all running in the Democratic primary for governor.

And they’ve all faced PolitiFact Rhode Island’s Truth-O-Meter, with varying outcomes.

As the candidates prepare for Tuesday night’s Providence Journal/WPRI-12 debate, we thought we’d take a look at their PolitiFact scorecards.

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