With Congress back in session, it's time for credit unions to take action against overregulation.
The need for federal advocacy grows exponentially.
NCUA Board Member Mark McWatters supports a bill that would require NCUA budget hearings.
The newly-introduced bill would require the NCUA to seek public input on its budget.
The NCUA Budget Transparency Act would require the NCUA to hold a public budget hearing and accept comments.
The final risk-based capital rule must avoid unintended, negative consequences.
Credit unions need a guarantee that a final risk-based capital rule won't put them at a competitive disadvantage to banks.
Fed nominee says larger banks in line for more regulation.
Sens. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) introduced legislation June 26 that would reform America’s housing finance system by replacing the government-sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with a privately capitalized system.
Senate gets measure Tuesday that would shut down Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and FHFA within five years and create new corporation similar to FDIC.