Trade group hits the Hill as Congress begins new session.
There is strong evidence of a “grand bargain” being agreed to by Congress and the White House by year-end in order to avert a dramatic impact on the economy.
CULC hosts fundraiser for Rep. John Larson, Ways and Means member and chair of the House Democratic Caucus.
“It has never been about the power or mission of the credit union,” CUNA chief pens panel leaders in reply to ABA testimony.
Sponsors of defined benefit pension plans will be able to use excess money in their plans to fund the purchase of life insurance for their retirees for the first time.
Wednesday’s House Ways and Means Committee hearing wasn’t supposed to challenge the tax exempt status of credit unions. However, NAFCU isn’t taking any chances.
Two members of the House add support; 218 needed.
They’ve given money and done other things necessary for relationship building with members of Congress’ new deficit cutting panel.
All three picks have promised to protect entitlements while Republican members continue opposition to tax hikes.
Organization argues that removing exemption would be "de facto tax increase."