Poll numbers show former Arrowhead Credit Union executive ahead by 1,600 votes.
Both set to meet after the mid-term election to discuss proposal that limits payday lending at credit unions.
John Magill, CUNA executive vice president of government affairs, said CUNA's Political Action Committee,CULAC, supported the ill-fated re-election bid of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.)
CULAC donated $14,000 to support the credit union-friendly congressman's failed re-election bid.
Former Arrowhead employee Pete Aguilar advances to the U.S. Congress general election in November.
The $789 million Charter Oak Federal Credit Union in Groton, Conn., named Michael Ballirano manager of its new branch to open in June at its new headquarters complex in Waterford, Conn. He currently is manager of Charter Oak's Montville and Niantic branches and joined the credit union in 2011.
Find out who will succeed Hash at MECU, and other credit union industry new hires, promotions and retirement announcements.
On Monday, CUNA's political action committee, CULAC, honored leagues for their political lobbying efforts.
Here are photos from the action on Wednesday at NAFCU's 46th Annual Conference in Boston.
Garden Savings Federal Credit Union, Parsippany, N.J., has announced the promotion of Robert Anselmo to chief retail officer. Anselmo has more than 18 years of experience in the financial services industry including the past four at Garden Savings, where he served as vice president of retail sales and service.