Racine Mayor John Dickert was feted during the Wisconsin Credit Union League's annual Government Affairs Conference.
As banks ramp up recruiting, the impact may be seen at credit unions. Get the rundown in this preview from next week's print edition.
These three articles offer an in-depth look at the beginning of the new year for Congress and credit unions.
CUNA announced new legislative priorities for 2013 that include four key agenda items: preserving the credit union tax exemption, reducing regulatory burden, engaging in housing finance reform and advancing credit union charter enhancements.
The fight to increase the current 12.25% member business lending cap has been a long and arduous one.
Washington was embroiled in a game of fiscal chicken at the end of the year. Unemployment is high at 7.7%. The 2.5 million people who are unemployed but so discouraged that they’re not actively looking are unchanged from 2011.
NCUA says $177 million also put into Premier America purchase and assumption deal for failed credit union's leftovers.
The impact of raising the member business lending cap got another national awareness boost through Connecticut's public radio station.
Resolution for 2013: Put some energy into political activity, regardless of which side of an issue you're on.
Thursday's vote leaves Transaction Account Guarantee in same limbo as member business lending legislation.