Jerry Reed, chief lending officer from the $5.3 billion Alaska USA FCU, told lawmakers during a June 18 hearing on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s qualified mortgage rule that products and product features were responsible for the mortgage market meltdown, not underwriting standards.
House Financial Services hearing features partisan back-and-forth over Fannie and Freddie.
Ever since Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) and Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) were named the chairman and ranking member of the House Financial Services Committee late last year, Capitol Hill observers have waited for the two members of Congress and their polar opposite ideologies to clash publicly.
Rep. Maxine Waters says she'll invoke rules in response to House Financial Services Committee testimony ban by Texas Republican.
WASHINGTON — Congressmen made their points for and against the CFPB and Dodd-Frank at the final day of the GAC. John Cooke captured the images.
Boehner, Cordray, Cantor, Hoyer, Waters and more on tap as 4,200 credit union professionals descend on D.C.
Here's the scoop on five ways to do a little political paparazzi work on your own while at the Governmental Affairs Conference.
Acting as primary sponsor for supplemental capital legislation and co-sponsoring every credit union bill that crosses his desk, Congressman Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) has long been a supporter of credit unions.
It’s the time of the year when pundits are analyzing the recent election and predicting what will happen in the new Congress during 2013.
These powerful leaders oversee financial institutions and the NCUA, originate tax reform and wield considerable influence.