"Investing in those things is going to require additional revenue."
"In the political climate in which we live, immigrant and refugee populations, LGBTQ folks, and really anyone who doesn't trust the government is going to be hesitant to report.”
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"It's a time when we could bypass a lot of those barriers that are put up really by vested interests that don't really want to see public banking."
"The legislature passed the legislation pretty swiftly a couple weeks ago, but we have a lot more work that needs to be done."