While President Obama won a resounding victory in his re-election quest, credit union trade groups celebrated their successes in the congressional races and turned their attention to the Congress’s lame duck session.
The 2012 elections came and went, but the Republican revolution never showed. Democrat Barack Obama will return to the White House for four more years, and the Democrats not only retained control of the Senate, they picked up another seat.
A roundup of Nov. 6 results from the credit union industry perspective.
Credit Union PACs went three for four in the House.
Credit unions and their PACs were winners in the 2012 elections.
CUNA, NAFCU said nearly all their donation targets were winners in Tuesday's nationwide balloting.
Here’s a rundown of the top five races that could have an effect on credit union support in Congress.
About $600,000 in independent expenditures have been spent on four close congressional races.
Three Democrats, one Republican win nod from the Credit Union Association of New York.