Capital Should Be CU Lobby's Top Priority
As the election season bears down on Washington and credit unions are focused on finding a vehicle for business lending, not too much is heard about capital reform for credit unions. The way the Congress works, that could mean capital reform is dead for 2010 or it's not.
As business lending seems to have the most opportunity right now, credit unions access to and treatment of capital should be the No. 1 legislative issue in 2011.