Currently states give billions of dollars to Wall Street to handle their banking and this money is then used to fuel the ever growing divide between the Rich and workers. Ending that flow of money to Wall Street will be a must if we hope to change things.

Phoenix Goodman, with Public Bank LA joins Thom Hartmann to promote public banking, state banking and local banking, where the money a bank makes would be used to help it’s local economy instead of funding the morbidly rich.

Thom is a four-time Project Censored-award-winning, New York Times best-selling author. His national daily progressive radio talk show is distributed to radio stations nationwide by Westwood One, Pacifica, and Free Speech TV. More people listen daily to the Thom Hartmann Program than any other progressive talk show in the nation.