Opinion: Is It Time for New Jersey to Create a Public Bank?

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Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff A candidate for New Jersey governor has proposed the creation of a state-owned public bank modeled on the nearly century-old Bank of North Dakota (BND). Declaring that "New Jersey currently deposits billions of dollars in state revenues in Wall Street and foreign banks - which overwhelmingly do not invest in New Jersey's communities" the…

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