All of our outreach events get good attention and support, and we still think the results of our table at Oaktoberfest are special. Friend of the Public Bank Mary was featured in two video blogs by Zennie62:
Here’s Zennie62 interviewing Mary:
Key quote: “[The public banks] don’t care what we say, but they do care about our money. And if there’s a way that I can take a dollar out of their pocket, I will.”
and here’s Zennie62 videotaping (and participating in) a conversation about public banking, retail banking, and the needs of the people of Oakland for banking services.
Plus, we gathered over 400 petition signatures. We’re on the move!