Last week Credit Union Times, via CUTimes.com, broke the story that former Oregon Senator Rick Metsger was going to the be the White House’s nominee to fill the vacant seat on the NCUA Board, later confirmed by the administration.
If recent history is any indicator, nomination to the NCUA Board is no assurance of joining the NCUA Board, at least not quickly.
Panel to take up housing finance reform with a focus on private investments.
In a Guest Opinion article in Credit Union Times [Jan. 23 issue, page xx], former CUNA president Dan Mica, now an industry consultant, shared his forecast for the 113th Congress. His prediction that measuring the success of the next two years by what does not occur rather than by what...
These powerful leaders oversee financial institutions and the NCUA, originate tax reform and wield considerable influence.
The NCUA will likely have much to consider as it reads through more than 280 comment letters that came in on the agency’s proposal to amend the CUSO rule.
For some credit unions, finding ways to create alternative capital can be a daunting and ongoing strategic maneuver.
The attack on NCUA policies spearheaded last December in a petition drive by a Michigan CUSO group entered a new phase last week when a Tennessee group joined the fray.
The coordinator of an ad hoc, Tennessee-based group of credit union CEOs and managers with beefs about NCUA and “overreach” by federal agencies made clear Thursday the group’s motives: get the attention of Congress in a hurry.
NCUA was the object of more heat this week from an ad hoc group of 32 CEOs and credit union executives submitting a complaining petition to Congressional committees.