Los Angeles County Democratic Party Passes Public Banking Resolution

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On April 10, 2018, the Los Angeles County Democratic Party (LACDP) unanimously voted to endorse the Public Bank of Los Angeles, taking a position in favor of socially and environmentally responsible, state-chartered public banks. The resolution is a significant milestone for the public banking movement, as the LACDP represents over 2.4 million registered Democrats.

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Is 2018 the Year of the Public Bank in America?

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By Aaron Fernando, The Progressive. The Progressive Magazine talks with Phoenix Goodman and Trinity Tran of Revolution LA/ Divest LA/ Public Bank LA and Walt McRee of the Public Banking Institute on the rising public banking movement.

2018 could be a turning point in the way banking is done in America. The creation of publicly owned banks could save the public millions in fees and interest each year, lead to improved financial infrastructure, and drastically reduce the cost of public projects. In recent months, more than a dozen American cities and states have been exploring the idea of transferring their accounts from private banks into banks of their own.

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Public Bank LA x The Young Turks

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 The Young Turks' Cenk Uygur interviews Public Bank LA Co-Founders Phoenix Goodman and Trinity Tran on Revolution LA, Divest LA, and its evolution into the campaign to create a municipal bank for Los Angeles. Watch the interview:

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