Kevin Clinton http://michiganradio.org en Why is Michigan’s former state treasurer collecting a salary after his resignation? http://michiganradio.org/post/why-michigan-s-former-state-treasurer-collecting-salary-after-his-resignation <p></p><p>More than two months ago, former State Treasurer Andy Dillon resigned, clouded in controversy.</p><p>Today, word leaked out that Dillon is still on the state payroll – and has been since November 1 –&nbsp;still pulling down his full salary of $174,204 for training his successor, Kevin Clinton.</p><p>Zoe Clark, co-host of Michigan Radio's <em>It's Just Politics</em> joins us to talk about the controversy, along with Lester Graham of <em>Michigan Watch</em>.</p><p><em>Listen to the full interview above.</em></p><p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Stateside Staff 15938 at http://michiganradio.org Why is Michigan’s former state treasurer collecting a salary after his resignation? New Michigan treasurer has background in insurance industry http://michiganradio.org/post/new-michigan-treasurer-has-background-insurance-industry <p>Gov. Rick Snyder says Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS) Director Kevin Clinton will succeed departing Treasurer Andy Dillon next month.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kevin Clinton will play an important role in the state&rsquo;s financial intervention in struggling cities and schools. He admits he&rsquo;ll have a lot of catching up to do when it comes to Detroit&rsquo;s historic bankruptcy filing.</span></p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 17:27:04 +0000 Lindsey Smith 14847 at http://michiganradio.org New Michigan treasurer has background in insurance industry