House speaker's bill faces conservative House opposition, Democratic Senate and president's veto.
WASHINGTON — "Gang of Six" pessimistic about long-term plan because of House GOP opposition.
President Obama will again meet with congressional leaders today to try to find a way to raise the debt ceiling.
During the first five months of 2011, CUNA’s political action committee received $502,266 in contributions toward its efforts to influence the outcome of political campaigns, and NAFCU’s fundraising efforts netted $53,669, according to reports filed with the Federal Election Commission.
Trades report contributions to congressional lobbying efforts.
Now comes the hard part. Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo famously said that “you campaign in poetry and govern in prose.”
Montana First Credit Union President/CEO Chris Sisco is in television, radio and print ads telling the credit union and bank side of the interchange argument.
WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner promised that the House will work hard to ease the regulatory burden so credit unions can lend more money and businesses can create new jobs.
More than 4,500 people are expected to attend CUNA's Governmental Affairs Conference, which begins Sunday at The Washington Convention Center.
Hike the Hill now has a hometown cousin, "Hike at Home," and some credit union trade groups are starting to take advantage of the GOP's new House strategy to get closer to constituents.