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Public banks can offer lower debt costs to city and state governments

Today, Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) introduced the historic Public Banking Act, which allows for the creation of state and locally administered public...

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 Earvin “Magic” Johnson, majority owner of EquiTrust, the nation’s largest minority-owned insurance company,...

The Associated General Contractors of America is launching a new, nationwide program designed to help expand the diversity of the industry by making job sites more inclusive.

The new...

The NAACP today denounced the fact that Trump's name will be printed on COVID-19 stimulus checks.

The NAACP issued the following statement regarding the Treasury Department’s announcement...

In February 2019, under the leadership of Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, the Committee began an investigation into Wells Fargo.

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South African Airways (SAA), Africa’s Skytrax 4-Star airline, is celebrating the introduction of its new Airbus A350-900 now flying between New York-JFK and Johannesburg by offering a low fare of...

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), in collaboration with Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission and The World Bank, will be hosting the 4th Growth and Resilience...

NY Rep. Valasquez spoke out today about the FDIC's vote which would likely lead to negative consequences for Black and Latino communities.

Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez commented on the Federal...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo last night signed into law legislation that will allow credit unions to participate in the state Banking Development District Program.

The legislation, S.727-A/A.3320...

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