Here's the scoop on five ways to do a little political paparazzi work on your own while at the Governmental Affairs Conference.
Kirk Drake, president/CEO of Ongoing Operations LLC, is looking to CUNA’s conference next week as a way to play up what CUSOs are, aren't.
The National Credit Union Foundation plans to hold a Financial Reality Fair for the third year in a row at the GAC, featuring Washington high school students.
CUNA announced Wednesday that House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) will address the 2013 Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington on Feb. 26.
The Cooperative Trust’s 2013 Crash the GAC event will focus on designing a new credit union product, service to help launch, run small businesses.
Tom Brokaw and personal finance journalist Jean Chatzky will be keynote speakers at the GAC in February.
WASHINGTON—The political pitch to raise the credit union member business lending cap are claims that doing so will spur job growth. According to credit union executives that attended this year’s Governmental Affairs Conference, that claim is more than just wishful thinking.
WASHINGTON—No issue at this year’s GAC was more polarizing than the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Speakers, particularly politicians, were either completely against it or completely for it, depending upon which party they represented.
WASHINGTON—Credit unions necessarily involve risk. That is inescapable, said the panelists at a well-attended breakout at CUNA's Governmental Affairs Conference. The other, sharp side of that reality is that the NCUA has made it plain how the boards of directors oversee the risks faced by their credit unions will...
WASHINGTON—Despite the loss of interchange income and mounting compliance requirements, overall credit unions feel more confident about their future than in recent years. CUNA President/CEO Bill Cheney opened GAC last week by telling member credit unions that the cooperatives are on the rise thanks to recovering financials and unprecedented media...