Credit Union National Association (CUNA) President/CEO Jim Nussle released the following statement after Sens. Tina Smith (D-Minn.) and Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) introduced a bipartisan bill, the Credit Union Employee and Member Safety Act:
Credit Union National Association (CUNA) sent a comprehensive letter to House Financial Services (HFSC) Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters and Ranking Member Patrick McHenry, supporting three pieces of legislation under consideration, calling on the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) to remain flexible in its approach to credit unions impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and addressing banker inaccuracies against credit union-bank mergers.
Credit Union Awareness LLC today announced that it is expanding the Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union® campaign in Texas and Oklahoma, just two weeks after launching the campaign in Wyoming, which became the 26th state to participate in the program.
The U.S. House of Representatives today passed the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act, which would provide protections for financial institutions serving cannabis-based businesses where it is legal.
Credit Union National Association (CUNA) announced today that Tiffany Lamkins Niederwerfer has been promoted to Vice President of Marketing, effective immediately. In her new role, Niederwerfer will be responsible for all activities related to CUNA’s brand identity and will oversee the execution of the organization’s marketing strategy.