June 23 Zoominar: Public Banking in NM

Tuesday, June 23, 6:30 – 8pm. Conversation About the Enormous Benefits of Forming a NM State Public Bank with Public Banking Advocate Leadership & Experts in public banking. 

On our panel will be Elaine Sullivan, Board President of New Mexico’s Alliance for Local Economic Prosperity (NM AFLEP), Angela Merkert, the Executive Director of NM AFLEP and Melissa Pickett, Outreach Coordinator for NM AFLEP. Joining them will be Paul Stull, from the NM Credit Union Association, who will describe why the Association has endorsed the public banking initiative. Walt McRee will also be on the zoom. He is an expert from New Jersey and very involved in the national public banking movement.

With the state experiencing a critical budget crisis, every strategy for maximizing our financial resources is critical. Public banking has immense potential for increasing our state’s financial capacity and advancing economic justice. AFLEP has been hard at work building alliances throughout the state and they have a bill that will be introduced in 2021. This will be an important conversation.

Click here to register. You must pre-register to guarantee a seat in the Zoom Room.

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