Take Your Advocacy Skills One Step Further with Advocacy Training 201

The Aug. 19 program will teach seasoned advocates how to build lasting relationships with legislators and solidify their roles as key contacts.

Get Creative with Your CULAC Fundraising This July

From payroll deductions to raffles, there are countless ways employees can help elect credit union-friendly candidates to Congress.

NCUA Announces Distribution of $865 Million to Members of Failed Corporate Credit Unions

The $865.5 million will be distributed to the capital account holders of the former Members United, Southwest Corporate, and U.S. Central Corporate credit Unions.

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Oregon Legislature Adjourns; 2021 Session Advances Credit Unions’ Operating Environment

Despite the unprecedented virtual meeting challenges, the work progressed.

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Oregon Legislature Adjourns; 2021 Session Saw Credit Union Wins

In an unprecedented session requiring mostly virtual connection, the advocacy agenda still moved forward.

U.S. Supreme Court Issues Important Decision Invalidating FHFA

In so doing, the Court reiterated a precedent set when they determined that the structure of the CFPB was unconstitutional.

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Washington State’s Economist Revises Revenue Forecast Upward

The news came during yesterday’s meeting of the Washington State Economic and Revenue Forecast Council as part of Dr. Stephen Lerch’s official quarterly forecast.

NCUA June Board Meeting Preview with Unified Agenda

The NCUA released their June 24, 2021 board meeting agenda.

Oregon House Takes Unprecedented Move to Expel Member

The Oregon Legislature is in the final weeks of the 2021 Legislative Session.

Idaho Economy and State Budget Continue Breaking Records

Governor Little held a press conference while visiting the communities around Coeur d’Alene, outlining the current strength and continued positive trajectory of Idaho’s economy.

Here’s One Way to Maximize Your Credit Union Advocacy Strategy

Learn how to tell your credit union’s story during the virtual Advocacy 101 training this July — register now!

Advocacy, Persistence Pay Off as Priority Bills Pass in Oregon

Legislation significantly updating the charter and electronic application processes are headed for Gov. Brown’s desk.

2022 Race for Idaho Governor Already Getting Crowded

Only one week following the quasi-end of the 2021 Idaho Legislative Session and the race to be Idaho’s Governor has already started to get crowded.

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Oregon CU Priority Bills Pass, Head to Governor’s Desk

The legislation modernizes the OR Credit Union Act, & helps credit unions’ loan and membership application processes.

Idaho Legislature (Somewhat) Adjourns the Session for 2021

After breaking the record for the longest Legislative Session in State history, at 122 Days, the Idaho Legislature has returned to their districts, having completed their business for the year…but are they done?

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Credit Union Priority Bills Head to the Senate Floor

The Northwest Credit Union Association’s two priority bills, HB3079 and HB3080, passed with unanimous votes out of the Senate Labor and Business Committee and will head to the Senator floor.

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Critical Information for OR CU’s Regarding Mortgage Foreclosure Legislation

What you need to know about HB2009A as it moves through the legislature.

Idaho Legislature Recesses After Completing Majority of Work

Late Wednesday evening, the Idaho Senate and House worked through the vast majority of their remaining legislative work.