Action Alert: IRS Reporting Requirements Proposal

This effort is intended to improve taxpayer compliance and increase federal revenues by $463 billion over the next ten years.

August Virtual Hike Meetings

In focus for these meetings are the potential threats to the credit card interchange system being floated in the Senate.

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.

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.

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?

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.

Rocky Road as Idaho Legislature Works to Close out the 2021 Session

It is time for the Idaho Legislature to complete their work and adjourn for the year, as the tone and tenor of political wrangling has become unruly and unproductive. 

Governor Little Signs Legislation Developed and Supported by NWCUA

Senate Bill 1131, which was a collaboration of the NWCUA and the Idaho Banker’s Association, was drafted in an effort to reduce the administrative burdens in how our credit unions manage court ordered garnishments. 

Important CU Legislation Advances in the Idaho Legislature

It has been a busy week and a half in the Idaho Legislature for important legislation being developed and advocated for by the NWCUA’s Advocacy Team. 

Interesting Start to the Idaho Legislative Session

The Idaho Legislature appears to be responding to an intense level of frustration.

Idaho’s Proposed Central District Health Public Health Order Fails on a Tie Vote

The expanded public health order was defeated on a 3-3, tie vote, on Tuesday night. 

New Leadership and Committees Finalized as Idaho Legislature Wraps Organizational Session

All of this preparation, known as the Organizational Session, took place, in person, at the Idaho Capitol over the course of the last week.