Neighbors Oakland and Richmond, California, are supporting each other as they explore public banking. As public banking initiatives wind their way through the political process in multiple states and cities, we often see a few steps forward followed by a step or two backward. Such is the political process. Despite some recent ups and downs, Oakland public banking advocates are pressing on, and Richmond is helping.
Check out these articles about Oakland and Richmond efforts from the Oakland Friends of Public Banking website.
And Watch THIS VIDEO! Oakland Needs a Public Bank!