Measure backed by bankers, credit unions and city of Milwaukee.
The recent public exchange between the Wisconsin Bankers Association and the Wisconsin Credit Union League over member business lending sounds a lot like what has been going on in our nation’s capital for months. A stalemate between two parties who argue they can do it better, yet no one gets...
The Wisconsin Bankers Association says most of the state’s credit unions are not near their respective member business lending caps.
Wisconsin, fast becoming the nation’s battleground for credit union-bank clashes over the tax exemption and CU to bank conversions, erupted anew last week with dueling press releases following a fresh appeal from the banking lobby to Congress tied to the debt crisis.
Dairy State imbroglio over tax exemption continues to heat up.
WBA calls exemption "sacred cow"; WCUL calls bankers hypocrites, citing years of no taxes while reaping profits and taking bailouts.
League committee to meet on July 20 to discuss next step after bankers win battle over bill to smooth way for credit unions to become banks.
Wisconsin Credit Union League harshly critical of measure in budget bill that bankers say eases path for credit unions to become banks.
A report from an economic advisory panel to the Obama Administration broke into the usual late summer political doldrums last week and returned credit unions to the perennial tax debate again.
The taxation issue brought up in a report by a quasi-administration panel is as much rite of passage into budget season as a learner's permit is to a nearly 16-year-old.