NCUA Board's lone Republican member continues on job after his term ended officially on Friday.
Former Oregon State Sen. Rick Metsger now awaits being sworn in to fill seat left vacant by Gigi Hyland.
Hampel will appear at first hearing on Senate GSE Reform legislation.
WASHINGTON — NCUA Board hopeful Richard Metsger’s nomination was unanimously approved Thursday morning by the Senate Banking Committee.
Quorum failure delays NCUA Board nominee, and FHFA nominee, votes until at least Thursday.
The upper chamber invoked cloture, which limits remaining debate to no more than eight hours, so the final vote is expected soon.
The Senate Banking Committee has scheduled a July 16 closed session to vote on six nominees, including NCUA Board hopeful Richard Metsger.
The amendment passed 281-146, and the appropriations bill was later approved by the full House and sent to the Senate.
During his June 27 confirmation hearing, NCUA Board nominee Richard Metsger dodged what might have been his most controversial question. Is raising the member business lending cap a good idea?
WASHINGTON — NCUA Board nominee speaks on first credit union loan, financial crisis lessons.