The House is in session in Washington, D.C., this week, with the House Republican Conference expected to vote Wednesday for a Speaker of the House. The Senate is in recess. No significant committee hearings or markups are currently scheduled.
CUNA Senior Economist Dawit Kebede said the Labor Department’s September Employment Situation shows strong hiring growth, which may make markets expect more hikes, but wage growth consistent with the Federal Reserve’s inflation target of 2%, improved labor supply should ease this expectation.
NCUA and the Federal Trade Commission are hosting a webinar titled “Protect Your Credit and Identity with Cybersecurity Awareness” Oct. 26. Registration is currently open for the free webinar, which is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. ET.
NCUA Chairman Todd Harper spoke at the American Credit Union Mortgage Association's 2023 Annual Conference Wednesday, discussing the "complicated" housing market, signs NCUA is seeing of significant financial strain in household budgets, and more.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) published the 2024 Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) Filing Instructions Guide, a technical resource to help financial institutions file HMDA data collected in 2024 and reported in 2025.
The National Advocacy Fund has been leveraged by CUNA and the credit union system for many years to fund extraordinary political initiatives, most recently to support efforts to prevent the passage of the big box interchange bill.
The House voted Tuesday to remove Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., in a 216-210 vote, the first time a speaker has been removed in U.S. history. Rep. Patrick McHenry, R-N.C., is currently the acting speaker.
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) v. Community Financial Services Association of America starting Tuesday, a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the CFPB’s funding structure.
The Winter 2023 issue of Credit Union Magazine explores award-winning marketing, board training on a budget, developments in instant payments, service to small businesses, and NCUA’s final rule on member expulsion.