Legislation increases borrowing authority by one third, draws Republican ire and promises to take NFIP private.
Texas Republican fills slots on influential panel for upcoming 113th Congress.
California Democrat Maxine Waters to replace Barney Frank as panel's ranking minority party member. Texan Hensarling to chair.
Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo.), primary sponsor of S.2231, which would increase the member business lending cap to 27.5% of assets, received loud cheers as he spoke in favor of the legislation to about 500 gathered in Washington Nov. 27 to hike the hill in favor of the bill.
Texas Republican called CFPB, Dodd-Frank "legislative drive-by shooting" at NAFCU Congressional Caucus earlier this year.
The Tuesday night reception drew lawmakers, credit unions and business owners and kicked off CUNA’s latest Hike the Hill.
Here's a look at the top 5 issues, other than member business lending legislation, pushed at NAFCU's 2012 Congressional Caucus.
Mortgages, providing them and buying them, along with business lending and compliance issues were on the agenda Friday at the Congressional Caucus.
Jabs over regulatory reform, budget cuts and shout outs were all part of the first day of NAFCU's Congressional Caucus. Get the picture here.
WASHINGTON — A spirited defense and attack on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau from lawmakers from both political parties.