NAFCU expresses appreciation for Yellen's "openness" as bid to succeed Ben Bernanke heads to full Senate.
Trades say rollback of corporate bailout assessments should follow.
According to the credit union industry's two major trade associations, the NCUA's proposed stress test rule is unnecessary because the four largest credit unions in the nation already conduct their own tests.
Credit union lobbyists top list of opinion professionals.
Trade group cites "unacceptable financial burden" while reinsurers cast wary eye at blanket subsidies.
CUNA, NAFCU express concerns about NCUA plans for largest of credit unions.
Sessions, Corker, Cornyn, Roberts speak out on Fed nominee. "Ms. Yellen subscribes to the liberal school of thought."
ABA CEO testifies to Senate banking panel Thursday; NAFCU's Dan Berger warns panel by letter of peril to economic recovery.
House Financial Services chair opines on Fed nominee. NAFCU's Berger cites prior contacts with current Fed vice chair.
BECU General Counsel Parker Cann receives Pierre Jay Award at trade group's Idaho confab.