A bill passed Oct. 5 by the House of Representatives that would grant back pay to furloughed federal employees in the government shutdown stalled in the Senate. As of Oct. 10, the Democratic-controlled Senate had yet to vote on the bill, which passed 407-0 in the Republican-controlled House.
A bill passed by the House that would grant back pay to furloughed federal employees in the government shutdown has stalled in the Senate.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's office told Credit Union Times on Friday that the House will vote on the legislation Saturday.
Although some of the names are still unofficial, party choices for Senate committees that affect credit unions are starting to emerge.
NCUA Chairman Debbie Matz has written senators in support of two changes in the pending regulatory reform measure, the agency said today.