WASHINGTON – Politicians criticize Dodd-Frank on social media; NAFCU affirms it led to the collapse of 1,250 credit unions.
A bill that would phase-out Fannie and Freddie is unlikely to pass a full Senate vote.
Legislation that would delay flood insurance rate hikes unlikely to pass in the House as written.
Data security bill, sponsored by Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), includes criminal penalties for those who conceal a breach.
Letter to senators seeks passage of patent troll defense legislation.
Rhode Island's Reed, New York's Schumer seen eyeing top post on Senate Banking Committee as South Dakota's Johnson retires.
Although some of the names are still unofficial, party choices for Senate committees that affect credit unions are starting to emerge.
Trades pushing to package TAG with MBL cap hike to make it more passable.
New York, Nevada credit union associations say they're confident of continuing support as question remains if vote will be taken this year.
Despite comments made by co-sponsor Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) April 23 that suggested a vote on S. 2231 may be delayed, credit union trade associations continue to crash the net in support of the Small Business Lending Enhancement Act.