The Accomplishments of Dale Folwell
Treasurer Folwell’s Accomplishments
$ Maintaining NC’s triple “AAA” credit
rating, the highest rating possible.
NC is 1 of only 12 states with this rating.
$ Cutting Wall Street fees paid by NC
taxpayers for a projected savings of $368
million over four years.
$ Freezing State Health Plan family
premiums without dipping into reserves
or increasing co-pays and deductibles.
$ Leading successful effort to establish the
Unfunded Liability Solvency Reserve, a
fund that will help address the state’s $50
billion in unfunded pension and health
$ Raising awareness about the lack of
transparency in the health care system by
proposing bold reforms to reduce costs
and make pricing information available to
$ Maintaining the NC Retirement Systems’
status as one of the best-funded pension
funds in the U.S.
$ Increasing transparency and efficiency at
the N.C. Department of State Treasurer.
$ Moving $15.2 billion in passive index
funds under in-house management as a
means of reducing fees while maintaining
performance as measured by the Russell
Top 200 & Mid Cap index strategies.
$ Saving the State Health Plan $35 million by
increasing membership in United
Healthcare Medicare Advantage Plans.
Paid for by Wake County Republican Party