According to Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) and 46 co-sponsoring House Democrats, the Federal Reserve’s opt-in rule for courtesy pay didn’t go far enough.
Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) is going to get his congressional hearing on Federal Reserve reform, with a little help from his friends in the House.
WASHINGTON—"We have done many things well, some less so," said Mark Meyer, CEO of Filene Research, in what was the closing general session talk at CUNA's GAC conference.
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.
Here are images from Wednesday's final day session at the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference.
WASHINGTON — When Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) retires after this current Congressional session, credit unions will gain “the best friend they’ve ever had” in the House.
CUNA, NAFCU spread donations across parties, chambers.
Even if the Republicans keep control of the House next year, the House Financial Services Committee is likely to have a new chairman.
Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo.), Rep. Ed Royce (R-Calif.) and Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-N.Y.) will apear at the March 18-22 conference in Washington, D.C.