Conservative, libertarian groups speak out for raising the member business lending cap for credit unions.
Trade says no endorsement without member business lending or supplemental capital relief.
House lawmakers ask Senate Minority Leader McConnell to allow a vote.
The NCUA is a low-profile agency, but that may not prevent the nomination of Carla M. Decker from getting caught up in pre-election political wrangling.
Like Noah’s ark, the Senate Banking Committee often considers nominees in pairs.
Credit unions dodged a taxation bullet with the latest spending reduction package, but it remains to be seen how long their luck will hold.
This article will be among the news and features filling the pages of the next print edition of Credit Union Times.
The Hispanic community will “suffer a significant burden,” if Congress and regulators don’t study the unintended consequences of the Durbin amendment to regulate debit interchange fees, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Javier Palomarez conveyed to Senate leaders.
CUNA and NAFCU are urging more senators to sign on as co-sponsors of Sen. Mark Udall’s bill to raise the cap on member business lending.
Saying that "there's more to life than being a United States Senator," Assistant Minority Leader/Minority Whip Jon Kyl (R-Ariz.) announced today he will not seek re-election next year.