Vermont Introduces Public Bank Legislation!

State Representative Brian Cina and State Senator Anthony Pollina have introduced a public banking bill in Vermont’s state legislature  that is being submitted to the legislature to create a commission to establish a statewide public bank in Vermont. The bill would establish a commission “charged with designing a results-based public banking model.”

Op-Ed Lays Out Details for Santa Fe Public Bank

Christmas Eve brought us a new op-ed supporting the effort to create a Public Bank of Santa Fe. Brass Tacks Team learned from Santa Fe’s 2011-15 Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports and debt service documents that Santa Fe spent $7 million in bond issuance costs and fiscal agent fees, and will pay $25 million in interest … Read moreOp-Ed Lays Out Details for Santa Fe Public Bank