CFPB director goes before Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday for expected testy confirmation hearing.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) lived up to her controversial reputation among credit unions, making a partisan pitch to CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference attendees to advocate on Capitol Hill for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the confirmation of Richard Cordray during her Feb. 27 address.
WASHINGTON — Congressmen made their points for and against the CFPB and Dodd-Frank at the final day of the GAC. John Cooke captured the images.
WASHINGTON — New senator asks credit unions at GAC to advocate for CFPB and confirmation of Richard Cordray while hiking the hill later Wednesday.
Boehner, Cordray, Cantor, Hoyer, Waters and more on tap as 4,200 credit union professionals descend on D.C.
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.
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.