Texas Republican fills slots on influential panel for upcoming 113th Congress.
Here's a look at the top 5 issues, other than member business lending legislation, pushed at NAFCU's 2012 Congressional Caucus.
Mortgages, providing them and buying them, along with business lending and compliance issues were on the agenda Friday at the Congressional Caucus.
Last month, Greater Alliance Federal Credit Union held its annual meeting with a 75th anniversary celebration. The guest list included the credit union’s first 100 members, U.S. Rep. Scott Garrett, Paramus Mayor Richard LaBariera and State Assemblywoman Connie Wagner along with other dignitaries.
A Wednesday House committee hearing on capital access must include CU business lending, CUNA has urged.
Key Republicans on the House Financial Services Committee are concerned that the Obama administration’s proposed settlement with mortgage servicers could require the servicers to write down mortgage principles in certain cases.
Rep. Shelly Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) will chair the House subcommittee that has oversight over credit unions and other depository institutions, incoming Financial Services Chairman Spencer Bachus (R-Ala.) announced today.
Edward DeMarco, acting director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, Fannie Mae's federal regulator, is among the latest regulators and legislators to agree to speak at NAFCU's 2010 Congressional Caucus.
The issue of regulating interchange fees will be one of the topics lawmakers have to deal with when the House-Senate conference committee meets today to reconcile the differences between the financial reform bills passed by both chambers.