Laura Wells on Public Banking. Updates on Postal Banking and the Post Office Predicament.
The first item in Wells' platform is
Implement a Publicly-Owned State Bank for California
Determine the best option or options for a successful implementation of a State Bank, and get started on it. Day one.Come eat at the Farmer's Market a block away, join us, get caught up, and enjoy a beautiful Spring day in Berkeley.
Music by Hali Hammer & Dave Welsh.
Other updates about efforts to save our Post Office:
~ March 11 hearing with the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation.
~ Status of the proposed Zoning Overlay Ordinance.
~ Protests at Staples Stores, ongoing.
~ Congresswoman Barbara Lee's proposed moratorium on selling historic Post Offices.
~ Legal actions, and invoices outstanding. Plans for a lawsuit. ~ Bring your lunch.