At the Arizonans for a New Economy Public Banking Forum on January 8, 2015, Democratic Senator Steve Farley, who is working with Republican Senator David Farnsworth on bipartisan public banking legislation in Arizona, talks about his "passion" for public banking.Read more
State Senator Bob Hasagawa, Wayne Lau, Executive Director of Rainier Valley Community Development Fund, Nick Licata, Seattle City Councilmember, Karl Beitel, Director, Public Bank Project, Thomas Keidel, Federation of German Banks, and Gwendolyn Hallsmith, Public Banking Institute discuss the possibility of a public bank in Seattle, Washington.Read more
At the 2012 Public Banking conference in Philadelphia, the Honorable Paul Hellyer, former Canadian Minister of National Defense and founder of Canadian Action Party, speaks on Canada's strong history of public banking and the sabotage of public banks by private interests in that country.Read more
Speaking at the 2013 Public Banking Institute conference, Matt Taibbi supports public banks and gives detailed, scathing accounts of the abusive practices of private financial entities in the United States.
Scott Baker's 2013 presentation in Philadelphia, addressing a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for potential funds for a public bank.