CUNA recognizes NCUA has made improvements to its budget process reflected in this year’s proposed budget, CUNA Vice President of Research and Policy Analysis Mike Schenk told the agency during its budget briefing Wednesday.
CUNA Vice President of Research and Policy Analysis Mike Schenk and Cooperative Credit Union Association President/CEO Paul Gentile, who chairs CUNA’s examination and supervision subcommittee, will be among the presenters at Wednesday’s NCUA budget briefing.
CUNA hosted nearly 50 young credit union professionals got a wide-ranging education on every aspect of advocacy with a wide variety of presentations by CUNA staff, league personnel, outside consultants and a panel of congressional staffers.
CUNA urged the Federal Communications Commission this week to move forward quickly on a notice of proposed rulemaking for the establishment of a database for reassigned numbers, a follow up to CUNA's August letter.
The CFPB should re-propose changes to Regulation CC (Expedited Funds Availability Act) first proposed by the Federal Reserve in 2011. CUNA wrote to the bureau Wednesday highlighting the significant concerns it raised in 2011.
CUNA wrote to Rep. Tom Emmer (R-Minn.) Wednesday in support of his bill that would provide regulatory relief from some HMDA reporting requirements. H.R. 2954 would raise the reporting threshold for certain HMDA requirements.
CUNA and 68 certified CDF) credit unions wrote to Congress Wednesday to strongly support full funding for the Treasury's CDFI Fund at $248 million for FY2018, the same amount Congress appropriated for FY 2017.
CUNA wrote to Senate appropriators Wednesday to support funding levels for 2 credit union-related funds, and to keep language placing the NCUA under appropriations out of any Senate appropriations bill, as they construct their bills.
CUNA remains prepared to defend the credit union tax status if necessary, CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle said Wednesday in response to the release of a 9-page outline of the Republican tax reform platform.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle sent a letter of support for legislation introduced by Reps. Bruce Poliquin (R-Maine) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) to protect financial institutions that suspect elder financial abuse.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box Tuesday to morning talk about the tax reform process. He has extensive experience serving in Congress and as director of the Office of Management and Budget.
CUNA wrote in support of legislation Monday that is a step forward in addressing the threat of litigation under the Americans With Disabilities Act, urging legislators to consider how credit unions are being impacted by frivolous litigation.
The House Financial Services Committee passed 8 CUNA-supported regulatory relief bills Thursday. CUNA wrote in support of the bills prior to the markup, particularly one that would raise the CFPB's supervisory threshold to $50 billion.