Public Banking & the Nonpartisan League: Is It Time for a Financial Revolution?

  During this political season, we have heard a lot about too-big-to-fail banks, corporate greed, politicians on the take, bad trade deals, inequality and … starting a revolution to save the middle class. Just over 100 years ago, at the dawn of the first American Progressive Era, the same conditions sparked a revolution which spread…

Banking in Arizona and North Dakota: a Contrast

FDIC State Profiles ND Q1 2014   FDIC State Profiles AZ Q1 2014 Financial Institutions The links above will lead to FDIC reports– one for North Dakota and one for Arizona. These spreadsheets contrast the condition of not only banking but general economic health in these two states. Proponents of public banking oftentimes counter arguments that a public…