Alabama targeting pension funds to in-state investments and worker-owned companies

The state of Alabama is also heavily targeting its pension funds to finance in-state investments and even investing in some forms of worker-owned companies.

Source: Gar Alperovitz (author of America Beyond Capitalism, Lionel R. Bauman Professor of Political Economy at the University of Maryland and co-founder of the Democracy Collaborative) From interview/article: The Mayday Books and Hub Bike Co-ops in Minneapolis, MN by Neal Gorenflo published 4-9-2012 Neal Gorenflo, "Co-Op Nation: Interview with Gar Alperovitz," Shareable, Apr. 9, 2012. [verified 4/25/14]