New CUNA CEO schedules a meeting with bank lobbyists to find common ground and move credit union legislation.
Credit union lobbyists top list of opinion professionals.
Trades also indicate possible appeal after federal court throws out Fed's 21-cent cap.
Tax reform debate as it pertains to the credit union tax exemption shifted into high gear when bank lobby groups strongly advocated last week for its elimination as Congress mulls tax reform options from various working groups.
Two bank lobby groups strongly advocated last week for its elimination and Congress begins writing tax reform legislation.
NAFCU President/CEO Fred Becker, who announced his retirement Jan. 7, said he will be leaving the credit union industry for good when he leaves the trade July 31.
Berger said NAFCU’s current strengths in advocacy, education and compliance will continue to be top priorities after he takes over on Aug. 1.
“There’s nothing worse than an ‘ex’ anything,” outgoing trade group chief says.
Trade counters ICBA claim that NAFCU and federal credit unions "stand with ICBA and community banks" on TAG extension.
Transaction Account Guarantee extension suddenly seen as unlikely, raising questions about member business lending cap tagalong.