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.
WASHINGTON—No issue at this year’s GAC was more polarizing than the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Speakers, particularly politicians, were either completely against it or completely for it, depending upon which party they represented.
They’ve given money and done other things necessary for relationship building with members of Congress’ new deficit cutting panel.
All three picks have promised to protect entitlements while Republican members continue opposition to tax hikes.
If money, as a former state official said, is the mother’s milk of politics, neither major CU trade is in danger of being lactose deprived any time soon.
With their new majority in the House, Republicans are vowing to keep a close eye on regulators, and the Federal Reserve's regulation of interchange could well be one of the lawmakers' top priorities.
What if the opposition party gains control of parts of government?