According to industry veteran John McKechnie, who was working on Capitol Hill back in 1986, the last time credit union tax exemption was on the Congressional chopping block, a “volatile” environment on Capitol Hill means credit unions should be vigilant when it comes to protecting their tax-exempt status in 2013.
Fred Becker to retire as Dan Berger takes over on July 31.
Billion-dollar Houston credit union retains membership in NAFCU.
Trade group hits the Hill as Congress begins new session.
NAFCU said Thursday it has promoted Tessema Tefferi to senior regulatory affairs counsel and hired two more attorneys to work in that area.
NAFCU and CUNA both spoke out Thursday against the new annual budget approved earlier in the day by the NCUA Board.
NAFCU said its CULookup.com site now includes a secure deployment option for its financial calculators for credit union websites.
Here's a look at the top 5 issues, other than member business lending legislation, pushed at NAFCU's 2012 Congressional Caucus.
WASHINGON — Election year partisanship and controversy largely elbowed credit union topics off the agenda on the first day of NAFCU's 2012 Congressional Caucus. The annual event began Sept. 12, right at the beginning of a short congressional session before legislators head home to campaign for the November elections.
Mortgages, providing them and buying them, along with business lending and compliance issues were on the agenda Friday at the Congressional Caucus.