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Rick Metsger, Jim Nussle and J. Mark McWatters at CUNA GAC in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Michele Willits, CUNA).

Congress should amend the Credit Union Act to allow credit unions to serve unserved and underserved areas regardless of field of membership restrictions, the two NCUA board members said Tuesday.

Speaking at CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference, Chairman J. Mark McWatters and board member Rick Metsger said that credit unions want to serve those areas, but often are restricted by field of membership constraints.

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