FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 29, 2020
Credit Union National Association (CUNA) released the following statement after the Independent Community Bankers Association (ICBA) requested that the Senate Banking Committee (SBC) hold a hearing on credit unions buying banks.
"We welcome every opportunity to engage policymakers in a discussion about the difference credit unions are making in the lives of their members, how credit unions are fulfilling the mission of Congress gave them, and why it is more important now than ever that credit unions work to advance their communities and empower financial well-being."
CUNA Chief Advocacy Officer, Ryan Donovan
Credit Union National Association (CUNA) is the only national association that advocates on behalf of all of America’s credit unions, which are owned by 115 million consumer members. CUNA, along with its network of affiliated state credit union leagues, delivers unwavering advocacy, continuous professional growth and operational confidence to protect the best interests of all credit unions. For more information about CUNA, visit cuna.org. To find your nearest credit union, visit YourMoneyFurther.com.