Credit unions lose two strong Democratic supporters in Mid-Term elections.
Credit unions are well positioned as Republicans prepare to lead the next Congress.
Sen. Mark Udall loses in Colorado despite a $400,000 CUNA direct mail campaign.
CUNA said its political action committee, CULAC, filed notice with the FEC of a $300,000 independent expenditure on behalf of Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) in his re-election campaign, the trade group told CU Times Sept. 18.
CUNA will purchase television and radio spots in support of potential Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).
Senate leaders agreed to schedule a vote on the NCUA board nominee as early as next week.
NCUA Board Nominee Mark McWatters provided a sneak peek into his regulatory views during his confirmation hearing March 13.
WASHINGTON - NCUA Board nominee tells Senate committee he'll consider unintended consequences and promote transparency if confirmed.
With less than a year to go before the 2014 midterm elections, credit union trade organizations are focusing their attention on key Senate races.
CUNA and NAFCU both throw their support behind credit union supporters like Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo.) and Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).