WASHINGTON (2/26/14)--More than 4,400 credit union supporters are preparing to join this week's credit union Capitol Hill Advocacy efforts.
Credit union Capitol Hill hikes are a key part of the Credit Union National Association's annual Governmental Affairs Conference, and give credit union supporters the chance to take their local and national political and regulatory concerns directly to their members of Congress.
As they ready for their hikes, CUNA legislative staff have provided an overview of the key message points to deliver to members of Congress during Capitol Hill meetings.
This year, the top items on CUNA's legislative agenda include encouraging members of Congress to:
"Every meeting will be different, and schedules can change by the minute. Whether you are meeting with a senior member of Congress, or a House freshman staff member, remember to be clear and concise. Make sure they understand the main points," CUNA Senior Vice President of Legislative Affairs Ryan Donovan said.
For more CUNA legislative advocacy resources, use the resource link.