Credit union taxation and opposition to raising the MBL cap among talking points.
Filene Report examines benefits and risks of microloans and says they might be well-suited to credit unions.
More than 800 credit unions have signed up as low-income credit unions in the year since the NCUA launched its ongoing LICU initiative.
Randy Udall, brother of Colorado Sen. Mark Udall, did not return from Wyoming mountain backpacking trip.
Trade lobbyist says member business lending cap would be too controversial to be in California congressman's bill expected to drop this week.
Measure similar to proposed legislation in House, would raise cap to 27.5% of assets.
New York Democrat said the move would inject much-needed funds into local communities when they need it most.
Michigan Business Connection LC said the battle shouldn’t spook credit unions in their efforts to aid to small businesses.
Thursday's vote leaves Transaction Account Guarantee in same limbo as member business lending legislation.
Fourteen conservative, libertarian and free market organizations send letter to Senate leaders ahead of today's cloture vote.