Washington shutdown, risk-based capital, financial advisers all new topics of interest this week.
NAFCU's caucus speakers on Wednesday included a call to credit unions to do their own lobbying and not just rely on the trades.
Several key lawmakers join roster rostrum for Congressional Caucus that kicks off Sunday.
The House Financial Services Committee passed the Protecting American Taxpayers and Homeowners Act July 24 by a vote of 30-27.
House panel passes measure to eliminate Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, largely privatize secondary mortgage market.
Credit unions executives located in or near Rep. Gary Miller’s (R-Calif.) district in Southern California voiced their approval of a bill introduced by the House Financial Committee leader on June 28.
Executives from Southern California credit unions voiced their approval of a bill introduced Friday by Rep. Gary Miller that would establish a risk-based capital system.
The bill would give the NCUA the ability to adjust capital requirements when necessary.
Trade lobbyist says member business lending cap would be too controversial to be in California congressman's bill expected to drop this week.
Missouri Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer's bill doesn't mention credit unions but would provide some regulatory relief, trades say.