Data security bill, sponsored by Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), includes criminal penalties for those who conceal a breach.
Lawmakers gather with nearly 100 credit union representatives at Connecticut league confab.
More than 500 students from 14 high schools and 100 credit union volunteers gather at Connecticut capitol for a Financial Reality Fair.
Congressmen, state leaders gathered with Connecticut credit unions earlier this week for the state league's Governmental Affairs Conference.
CUNA and NAFCU's PACs supported more winners than losers in the midterm elections, yet CUs still lost some key allies.
The ongoing tangle that has become the foreclosure process in many parts of the country moved in two directions last week, each of which could impact credit unions.
Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal and West Virginia Gov. Joe Manchin, both Democrats, are expected to win open Senate seats in their states, according to the Associated Press.
Attorneys General in Connecticut, Illinois and Ohio have signaled their interest in looking into how large mortgage holders and servicers have been managing delinquent mortgages through foreclosure or modification.
As the fall campaign season kicks into high gear, CUNA's political action committee has $1 million in its coffers for upcoming political activities.
Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, a candidate for U.S. Senate to fill the open seat of the retiring Christopher Dodd (D. Conn.), is getting a PAC boost from the Connecticut Credit Union League.