President Donald Trump nominated former NCUA board member Rodney Hood Wednesday to fill the board seat currently held by board member Rick Metsger. Hood was nominated in the last Congress but not confirmed.
CUNA is continuing to collect information on the increasing the number of credit unions around the country that are providing assistance to furloughed federal workers. CUNA’s Shutdown Assistance page features information on credit unions helping members.
The NCUA board will hear two briefings and discuss the agency’s 2019 performance plan at its Thursday meeting, its first of 2019. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. (ET), and will be streamed live.