Senate bill would end subsidies for the biggest banks and abandon Basel III for the smaller ones. Credit unions? Not mentioned.
Montana Democrat's departure may or may not affect tax reform, credit union exemption, lobbyists say.
Inspector General says community banks did not sufficiently use bailout money to increase lending to small businesses.
Senate, House plans don't include specifics on which tax loopholes to eliminate.
Veteran lobbyist says working groups include two on credit union radar and that credit unions not stated target, so far.
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.
Report filled with bankers' talking points, ignores bank tax breaks.
Credit unions left out on Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts and member business lending in Transaction Account Guarantee bill.
Credit union member business lending made a to-do list published Nov. 5 by the National Journal that originated from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s (D-Nev.) office.
Credit union lobbyists agree that the way Congress approaches the post-election lame duck session will largely depend upon Tuesday’s outcomes.