Treasurer Oaks Statement: Passing of Former U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch

Treasurer Oaks has issued the following statement regarding the passing of former United States Senator Orrin Hatch: Elaine and I are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of the great statesman, Orrin Hatch. He was a champion, not just for the State of Utah, but for our nation. He taught us how to solve differences with others, while also …

Utah Treasurer Marlo Oaks Statement: Congressional Delegation, State Officials Send Letter Blasting S&P Global for Publishing ESG Credit Indicators  

SALT LAKE CITY – April 21, 2022 – Today, in an effort coordinated by Utah Treasurer Marlo M. Oaks and Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes, Utah’s entire Congressional delegation, all Constitutional officers, and Utah’s legislative leaders sent a letter to S&P Global Ratings President and CEO Douglas Peterson and President Martina Cheung demanding S&P withdraw its recently released Environmental, Social, …

Utah Treasurer Marlo Oaks signs onto letter urging Biden Administration to support American energy production

SALT LAKE CITY – April 5, 2022  – Utah Treasurer Marlo M. Oaks signed onto a letter from 27 state financial officers to President Biden urging his Administration to implement policies to promote American energy production.  “Energy is a critical component of every business and service provided in our economy as well as foundational to every American’s quality of life. …

Utah Saves Week: Utah Council on Financial and Economic Education raises awareness of savings resources and focuses on reducing barriers to critical financial services

SALT LAKE CITY – February 22, 2022  – Utah Treasurer Marlo Oaks and community partners are raising awareness of the importance of saving and the resources available to help Utahns achieve their financial goals as part of the annual “Utah Saves Week” campaign. One focus of this year’s campaign is to reduce barriers for Utahns to access safe and affordable …

Attorney General Sean Reyes, State Treasurer Marlo Oaks and State Auditor John Dougall Lead 23 States in Letter Opposing Proposed Department of Labor Rule That Puts Retirement Savings at Risk

23 States Join Letter Commenting on the Proposed Department of Labor Rule Salt Lake City, UTAH – Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes, State Treasurer Marlo Oaks and State Auditor John Dougall were joined by state attorneys general and financial officers representing 23 states in a letter commenting on a proposed Department of Labor rule that would fundamentally alter fiduciary standards in …