CUNA wrote to BCFP Acting Director Mick Mulvaney Thursday to thank him for his service during the 13 months he served as acting director for the agency. Kathy Kraninger was confirmed by the Senate to become bureau director Thursday.
NCUA filed its opening brief in its appeal against a ruling regarding its field-of-membership rule, arguing its changes to FOM regulations are within its statutory authority. CUNA will file an amicus brief in support of NCUA by Dec. 13.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle addressed a “new era” at the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection in a Credit Union Times op-ed Thursday with the confirmation of Director Kathy Kraninger. Kraninger was confirmed by Senate vote Thursday afternoon.