In particular, both CUNA and NAFCU praised Obama's support of patent reform.
Los Angeles commercial banker has state, federal government experience.
The first female chairman of the Federal Reserve was easily confirmed in the Senate by a 59-26 vote.
Texas tax attorney and former TARP oversight panelist would succeed Michael Fryzel as GOP member.
Letter to senators seeks passage of patent troll defense legislation.
The corporate assessment era is over.
Parliamentary maneuvering continues on the bill.
Momentous board meeting marks end to corporate assessments, but adds hideouts and budget dodges.
"We have a working coast, not second or vacation homes," state insurance commissioner says.
That's the view from non-partisan policy wonks, watchdogs, surveys and others without stake in the game.