Wisconsin, fast becoming the nation’s battleground for credit union-bank clashes over the tax exemption and CU to bank conversions, erupted anew last week with dueling press releases following a fresh appeal from the banking lobby to Congress tied to the debt crisis.
Dairy State imbroglio over tax exemption continues to heat up.
League committee to meet on July 20 to discuss next step after bankers win battle over bill to smooth way for credit unions to become banks.
Wisconsin Credit Union League harshly critical of measure in budget bill that bankers say eases path for credit unions to become banks.
Officials of the union local representing the 700 employees of Cuna Mutual Group said they are firmly in support of the labor cause attacking what it calls Gov. Scott Walker's attempt to destroy collective bargaining.
Wisconsin's new Republican governor, Scott Walker, promoted Ginger Larson, supervisor in the Office of Credit Unions, to director of the division on Monday.
The Wisconsin Credit Union House, patterned after its Washington counterpart, will get its first major political tryout in two weeks.