Only North Dakota has a state bank. At the moment, a State Bank of Oregon is only an idea.
North Dakota's state bank was formed in 1919. When Alaska and Hawaii joined the union, they did not have a state bank - and still do not (as with the rest of the 47 states).
Recording: Oregon State Bank: Putting our money to work for us
Public Forum, February 1, 2011 at New Song Community Church, NE Portland
Forum Hosts: The Main Street Alliance of Oregon, Oregon Working Families Party, Oregon Action
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