Watt’s confirmation blocked (by 56-42 vote) because he’s a "politician," senator says
House Financial Services Chair Jeb Hensarling touts benefits of Fannie, Freddie phase out.
Measures would delay increases by perhaps four years if they gain passage.
Senate bill would delay NFIP-mandated increases except for second homes and businesses.
Among Thursday hearings postponed by congressman's passing was session on proposed CFPB changes.
After almost 10 years covering credit union news, sometimes it seems the same topics come up over and over. Not this week, as new industry issues graced the front page of our paper.
Washington shutdown, risk-based capital, financial advisers all new topics of interest this week.
Federal banking regulators, including the NCUA, are proposing a rule aimed at encouraging flood insurance customers to buy private flood insurance.
Panel agrees continued involvement from credit union executives is essential.
Perhaps it’s the lack of teleprompters or the relatively small room, but this year’s NAFCU Congressional Caucus provided intimate, and at times revealing, speeches from lawmakers.