CUNA and the LSCU and Affiliates filed a brief Tuesday in support of a credit union facing a lawsuit alleging noncompliance with the ADA. This follows similar CUNA/league actions in Texas, Illinois and Ohio.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle appeared on CBS News Friday to talk the Senate’s bipartisan regulatory relief bill and White House personnel moves. Nussle served a director of the Office of Management and Budget under President George W. Bush from 2007 to 2009.
Representatives of Indiana’s credit unions spent an extra day in Washington, D.C. this year after CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery.
CUNA continued its call to action to support S. 2155 as the Senate voted Tuesday on a motion to proceed with its consideration of the bipartisan regulatory relief bill. The motion passed with a 67-32 vote.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle reiterated his call for credit union action to support the Senate’s bipartisan regulatory relief Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act as the Senate prepares to move forward this week.
The House is scheduled to consider two CUNA-backed regulatory relief bill this week, the Comprehensive Regulatory Review Act and the Portfolio Lending and Mortgage Access Act, which align with the Campaign for Common-Sense Regulation.
A frivolous lawsuit against Houston-based BCM Federal Credit Union was voluntarily dismissed with prejudice Thursday just eight days after CUNA and the Cornerstone Credit Union League filed a brief supporting BCM's motion to dismiss the case.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell filed cloture on the motion to proceed with the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act (S. 2155) Thursday, moving the bill closer to floor consideration.