Editor’s Note: Capitol Fax’s Rich Miller offers Dan Rutherford some unsolicited advice. It’s worth a read.
Officials with the state treasurer’s office say they’re taking steps to make sure no problems result from an error on a mailing to 36,000 people who participate in Illinois’ Bright Directions college savings program.
The Bright Directions account holders received a quarterly newsletter with their Social Security numbers printed on the outside.
Officials say the mistake was made by the bank that keeps records for the program.