Top members of Congress visited Credit Union House in 2013
Tuesday night action repeats lame duck session passage in House. Next up is Senate, which didn't act on measure last session.
Tax relief law gives break to amounts forgiven by lenders when mortgage is modified or home is list in foreclosure or sold in short sale.
Fourteen conservative, libertarian and free market organizations send letter to Senate leaders ahead of today's cloture vote.
Filibuster reform is behind-the-scenes force, prop in partisan debate, CUNA lobbyists note.
Credit unions left out on Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts and member business lending in Transaction Account Guarantee bill.
Trade group now says member business lending cap hike may be dead in the water for this year.
Transaction Account Guarantee extension suddenly seen as unlikely, raising questions about member business lending cap tagalong.
CUSO trade group stresses credit availability to, job creation by, small businesses.