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Amalgamated Bank Announces First-Ever Progressive Index

New Poll of Progressive Voters Finds: Bank Values Matter; Strong Support for Local Banks; Optimism About Economy; Deep Concern on Income Inequality

Progressives Dislike Big Banks and Wall Street as much as Congress

Progressives Prefer San Francisco, Jimmy Fallon & Ben & Jerry’s “AmeriCone”

Amalgamated Bank President & CEO Commends Actions Taken by D.C. Council

In response to actions taken today by the Council of the District of Columbia, Keith Mestrich, President & CEO of Amalgamated Bank, issued the following statement:

Amalgamated Bank Joins with Center for Responsible Lending, National Action Network and Other Civil Rights & Consumer Advocates to Call on FHFA to Protect Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Keith Mestrich, President and CEO of Amalgamated Bank, released the following statement on Amalgamated’s joint letter urging Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watts to recapitalize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Amalgamated Bank Appoints Progressive Leader Lynne Fox As New Board Chair

Nation’s Leading Union-Owned Bank Announces First Female Board Chair

To Grow the Economy, Give First Time Homebuyers Real Confidence

This may come as a surprise to you, but I’m not a Millennial. I do know a few people, though, who fall into this huge group that is now coming of age. One question I often see in the media or hear in private discussion is, “why won’t these kids settle down and buy homes? Don’t they want to live the American Dream?”