Credit unions lose two strong Democratic supporters in Mid-Term elections.
Poll numbers show former Arrowhead Credit Union executive ahead by 1,600 votes.
CUNA said its political action committee, CULAC, filed notice with the FEC of a $300,000 independent expenditure on behalf of Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) in his re-election campaign, the trade group told CU Times Sept. 18.
CUNA will purchase television and radio spots in support of potential Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).
Read how the midterms could affect credit union legislation and regulation.
CUNA's PAC will report the record fundraising figure to the FEC in preparation for 2014 mid-term elections.
Former Arrowhead executive is running for retiring Gary Miller's seat, supported by $197K CULAC campaign.
WASHINGTON — Twitter and timing, taxes and terrorism all helped make for a lively Governmental Affairs Conference last week in the nation's capital.
CUNA's Twitter campaign fell on the same day lawmakers were finishing up the tax reform bill.
With less than a year to go before the 2014 midterm elections, credit union trade organizations are focusing their attention on key Senate races.