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North Dakota has a public bank – a bank that has been owned and operated by the people of North Dakota since 1919. Because of the Bank of North Dakota, the state weathered the crisis of 2008 far better than most. North Dakota has not had a single local bank failure in more than 20 […]
Plan ‘V’: A Vermont Public Bank–Funding Our Future A 2018 documentary from Vermonters for a New Economy featuring public bank advocates Gwendolyn Hallsmith, Henry Jacqz and State Representative Valerie Fraser.
The people of Philadelphia speak out in support of a public bank.
Supported by a grant from the Denver Foundation, Be the Change — USA, along with the Rocky Mountain Employee Ownership Center and the Public Banking Institute, hosted a conference in Denver in 2015, Banking on Colorado: Bringing Our Money Home. Videos here are from the entire event. Introductory Address – Nomi Prins: Wall Street and […]
The city council of the City of Seattle held a public meeting, Public Forum: The Possibility for a Public Bank in Seattle to discuss, with experts in the field, the possibility of establishing a public bank. This “Public Banking 101” presentation is by Gwendolyn Hallsmith, past Executive Director of the Public Banking Institute. The video […]