Credit union champions from around the country were victorious in Tuesday’s mid-term elections. CUNA, Leagues, and CUNA’s federal PAC, the Credit Union Legislative Action Council, invested $6.6 million in support of 398 candidates on the ballot Tuesday.
“We congratulate the credit union champions who won Tuesday night, and we look forward to working closely with them in the next Congress on policies that will allow credit unions to increase services to members and communities,” said CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle.
Thirty-seven open seat candidates were among Tuesday's winners.
Highlights of Tuesdays’ results among the nine priority races in which CUNA invested in advertising include:
As of midnight ET Wednesday, the following credit union supporters were leading their opponents:
CUNA News will provide updates on additional races as they are called.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle will be joined by CUNA leaders for a complete breakdown of the elections results Thursday at 2 p.m. ET. Registration is currently open, and the webinar is free for CUNA members.