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In our page 1 feature story, CUNA President/CEO Bill Cheney is attributed with making the observation that community banks play a more prominent role in the political atmosphere of the community. That is sad. And, I believe he’s very much correct.

Cheney has a very big job to accomplish his goal of cranking up the grassroots. CUNA itself has been accosted for not getting enough done on Capitol Hill. While those accusations may be accurate in part, true lobbying starts at home. All credit unions’ boards and executives have a role to play.

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