Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) says rule would hurt small dollar investors and small employers.
Secret Service witness tells Congress some foreign criminals are never brought to justice.
Second senator speaks up for credit unions in ongoing tax reform debate.
Community banks but not credit unions win specific mention in regulatory relief bills, but they still would help.
This preview from next week's print edition looks at what credit union lobbyists win, or don't win, on Capitol Hill.
Sens. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) introduced legislation June 26 that would reform America’s housing finance system by replacing the government-sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with a privately capitalized system.
Senate gets measure Tuesday that would shut down Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and FHFA within five years and create new corporation similar to FDIC.
Panel to take up housing finance reform with a focus on private investments.
Trade group hits the Hill as Congress begins new session.
While President Obama won a resounding victory in his re-election quest, credit union trade groups celebrated their successes in the congressional races and turned their attention to the Congress’s lame duck session.