Around the Beltway and Over the River in 90 Seconds
As everyone knows by now, CUNA selected Bill Cheney as its next president/CEO. While I touted a month ago the strength of choosing an industry insider (Editor's Column, April 7), I really wasn't sure CUNA would follow that line of thinking. That's what drove me to write the column in the first place, because I understood that they were leaning toward another member of Congress. I felt this would have been the wrong move at this time.
Dan Mica brought credit unions credibility on Capitol Hill when they were working to pass H.R. 1151. Now, the industry is having financial and operational issues, and a credit union insider is called for.