Despite comments made by co-sponsor Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) April 23 that suggested a vote on S. 2231 may be delayed, credit union trade associations continue to crash the net in support of the Small Business Lending Enhancement Act.
Schumer comments on MBL vote seen as contradiction to Reid promise that vote expected sooner. A preview from next week's print edition.
Conservative, libertarian groups speak out for raising the member business lending cap for credit unions.
In an era of participatory politicking when Facebook, Twitter and other digital tools can turn any citizen into a lobbyist, have traditional trade associations entered their twilight years?
Taxing credit unions would "likely damage the overall economy" and not raise substantial revenue, two conservative organizations and a Hispanic advocacy group wrote a presidential panel.