Tuesday marks the busiest primary day of the 2018 election cycle, and credit unions are supporting dozens of friendly candidates in eight states. CUNA, along with its political action committee, the Credit Union Legislative Council (CULAC), joins state leagues to select and support pro-credit union candidates.
In California, CUNA and the California Credit Union League are supporting incumbent Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.). California operates under a “top two” system, in which the top two primary finishers, regardless of party, face off in the November election.
Feinstein faces 31 challengers in the primary from both parties.
Other primaries that CUNA and leagues are paying close attention to, due to their potentially competitive nature, include: