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Good news and new media

Good news! "An Act to Create a Massachusetts Public Bank" has received a reporting extension from the Joint Committee on Financial Services. That means we are still able to advocate for passage, including asking for co-sponsors. There has been some great recent media...

July 18: Legislative briefing on the public bank bill

Members of the public, legislators and staff are invited to a legislative briefing on H.975/S.632, An Act to Establish a Massachusetts Public Bank, on July 18 at 1 p.m. at the State House, Room 428. You can also attend virtually. To RSVP (required for online...

Green Banks and public banking: both/and, not either/or

We at Mass Public Banking are delighted that Governor Healey announced last week the formation of a "Green Bank” initiative to fund climate-friendly affordable housing. So how does this Green Bank differ from the proposed Massachusetts public bank? The Green Bank,...

Six-part series explores power of public banking in LA

The Public Bank LA coalition has done amazing organizing work not only in terms of building together a people's movement for a municipal bank but in bringing in experts to scope out need and to propose ways of establishing a sustainable, transparent, accountable...

Interested in our campaign? Join us for an info session!

Please join the Massachusetts Public Banking Coalition on Wednesday, May 31, 2023 from 10:00am-11:00am on Zoom for an informational session. This is an opportunity for people and organizations to learn more about our campaign to establish a public bank in...

New co-sponsors!

We are delighted to welcome three new co-sponsors to An Act to Establish a Massachusetts Public Bank (H975/S632). Rep. Erika Uyterhoeven represents Somerville's 27th Middlesex District. Sen. Jason M. Lewis, Fifth Middlesex, and Sen. Julian Cyr (Cape and Islands) are...

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