NAFCU, CUNA invited to House Ways and Means working group session on Thursday as part of tax reform initiative.
CUNA, NAFCU line up credit union CEOs for April 10 session with House Financial Services Committee.
Rhode Island's Reed, New York's Schumer seen eyeing top post on Senate Banking Committee as South Dakota's Johnson retires.
These photos by John Cooke capture some of the action of the first day of sessions Monday at the 2013 GAC in Washington, D.C.
Although the District of Columbia Circuit Appeals Court invalidated President Barack Obama’s recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board and potentially overturned the board’s decisions since early 2012, credit unions shouldn’t assume the ruling means the CFPB will meet the same fate, said NAFCU President/CEO Fred Becker.
As credit unions hunker down in defense of their federal tax exemption, the industry does have one thing in its favor. There are no known enemies among leadership on the House Ways and Means or Senate Finance Committees.
Florida congressman makes good on promise not to include tax exemption in debt reduction bill.
After seeing little to no progress on credit union legislation during the first 11 months of 2012, two regulatory relief bills advanced within 24 hours of each other, with one passing both chambers and awaiting President Obama’s signature.
Senate now gets measure that would limit when financial institutions, including credit unions, have to provide privacy disclosures.
The Tuesday night reception drew lawmakers, credit unions and business owners and kicked off CUNA’s latest Hike the Hill.