Credit union trade associations shrugged off a 2014 budget amendment passed by the Senate March 22 that would “establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to address the disproportionate regulatory burdens on community banks,” according to a release from sponsor Sen. John Boozman (R-Ark.).
CUNA, NAFCU line up credit union CEOs for April 10 session with House Financial Services Committee.
During the March 19 House Financial Services hearing on the conservatorships of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, Rep. Mel Watt (D-N.C.) yielded back the majority of his allotted time due to “media speculation over the weekend.”
Industry trade associations shrugged off the exclusion. CUNA lobbyist says "those amendments never go anywhere."
Commmittee Chair Hensarling reiterates aim to eliminate Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac as government-sponsored enterprises.
North Carolina congressman named as possible successor to embattled FHFA acting director. DeMarco taking flak over principal reductions.
Wednesday’s House Financial Services Committee to be followed by hearing to be set on credit union regulatory burden.
Mississippi insurance commissioner makes that observation, while FEMA says agency continues to eye NFIP privatization.
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.
These photos by John Cooke capture some of the action of the second day of sessions Tuesday at the 2013 GAC in Washington, D.C.