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A note to readers: this is an old post on the archive website for Promethean PAC. It was written when we were known as LaRouche PAC, before changing our name to Promethean PAC in April 2024. You can find the latest daily news and updates on Additionally, Promethean PAC has a new website at

In our first interview, we looked at how much of our manufacturing and machine tool capabilities are in the defense sector. In this follow-up, Brian Lantz looks at previous examples of how these kinds of capacities were used to rebuild our economy and how we can do it again. For more, see his article "What A Third National Bank Can Do."