Reps. Guinta and Hinojosa argue an extended exam cycle for well-capitalized credit unions could help reduce expenses.
Michigan, Montana congressmen kick off trip next week in Minnesota.
Acting as primary sponsor for supplemental capital legislation and co-sponsoring every credit union bill that crosses his desk, Congressman Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) has long been a supporter of credit unions.
California Democrat Maxine Waters to replace Barney Frank as panel's ranking minority party member. Texan Hensarling to chair.
Texas Republican called CFPB, Dodd-Frank "legislative drive-by shooting" at NAFCU Congressional Caucus earlier this year.
Credit Union PACs went three for four in the House.
Credit unions and their PACs were winners in the 2012 elections.
The $1 billion Dupaco Community Credit Union of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, threw a get-to-know-you meeting Oct. 26 for 1st District U.S. Congressman Bruce Braley.
Here’s a rundown of the top five races that could have an effect on credit union support in Congress.
One of the things I remember growing up was the monthly newsletter my parents would receive from our congressman, the late Edward J. Derwinski. He would end each correspondence with the saying, “Remember, no one wielded a scepter more powerful than a person who picks up a pencil to write...