The Alabama One CU, target of a fraud investigation, says the ACUA was manipulated by trial lawyers when it suspended, then reinstated, four employees.
The day after her big speech at the RNC, Ann Romney was at a St. Petersburg hospital for ribbon cutting for credit union-sponsored playground.
CUNA plans to continue with party Monday night and reception with GTE Financial on Wednesday night.
Vendor management has become a hot topic and a cottage industry since the NCUA published guidelines in 2007 that required credit unions to perform due diligence on everyone from their core processors to their janitorial services.
All that "good press" about credit unions has certainly helped fuel the big gains in savings rates among southeast CUs.
The campaign by CUNA and state leagues to win wide lawmaker backing on member business loans drew support last week from an unexpected source-Florida's chief financial officer and a candidate for governor in the August primary.
Florida's chief financial officer, who is running in the August primary for governor, has given a boost to CUNA's congressional campaign on member business lending by writing a letter of support to NCUA Chairman Debbie Matz.
Brad Miller stepped down from his position as executive director of the Association of Corporate Credit Unions in February to take over as president/CEO of the $3.3 billion Southeast Corporate Federal Credit Union.