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.
CUNA economist on panel of industry experts selected by Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) to discuss finance reform legislation.
Senate gets measure Tuesday that would shut down Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and FHFA within five years and create new corporation similar to FDIC.
Although some of the names are still unofficial, party choices for Senate committees that affect credit unions are starting to emerge.
Bill would require NCUA and others to first gain approval from OMB before issuing new regulations.
A bill that could reduce the ability of the CFPB and NCUA to issue new regulations has some traction, NAFCU's chief lobbyist said.
Bill would require rules by independent agencies to meet same scrutiny as those from federal agencies.
House Assistant Minority Leader James Clyburn (D-S.C.) served as CUNA’s VIP guest when the trade association unveiled its Democratic National Convention leave behind project Sept. 5 during a ribbon-cutting celebration.
Sen. Michael Johanns (R-Neb.) introduces bill Thursday afternoon that would end requirement to display a fee-notice placard on automated teller machines.
WASHINGTON — "Gang of Six" pessimistic about long-term plan because of House GOP opposition.