A group of Democratic senators introduced a bill Jan. 23 that would allow privately issued student loans to be discharged along with other bankruptcy debt.
In a Guest Opinion article in Credit Union Times [Jan. 23 issue, page xx], former CUNA president Dan Mica, now an industry consultant, shared his forecast for the 113th Congress. His prediction that measuring the success of the next two years by what does not occur rather than by what...
Private student loans called "the next mortgage crisis" by co-sponsor Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa.
Trade group hits the Hill as Congress begins new session.
A week after super storm Sandy slammed into the East Coast, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie looked ahead to preparations for a nor’easter that was due to dump snow and rain on the already reeling Northeast.
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.
Although some of the names are still unofficial, party choices for Senate committees that affect credit unions are starting to emerge.
Disasters and missteps are just some of the highlights in this early look at our Year in Review print issue out next week.
Massachusetts Democrat to get one of two spots being vacated by retiring solons.
We can all breathe a sigh of relief that the elections are finally over. The campaign sniping on the television and the intrusive robo-calling is done. Now, we have to get down to what it all means for credit unions.