NWCUA to Convene Federal Charter Work Group

Building on success ensuring state charters remain relevant, the FCWG will prioritize credit unions’ federal policy advancement agenda.

Federal Cannabis Banking Legislation Gains Momentum with Support from 24 State Regulatory Agencies

Attorneys General from numerous states are also expected to ask Congress to support marijuana banking legislation.

Washington Credit Union Act Update Legislation Signed by Governor Inslee

Collaboration by credit union advocates and bipartisan support in Olympia brought the bill across the finish line.

Credit Union Legislation Moves Along in State Capitols

Engagement in committees and attendance at Credit Union Day at the Capitol events pays off as NWCUA-backed legislation advances.

CUNA GAC Wrap: More than 200 Northwest Advocates Share the CU Difference Message on the Hill

Northwest credit union honors and in-person time with elected representatives highlighted a big week in the beltway.

Kitsap Credit Union’s Victoria Gingrey Shares her CUNA GAC Crasher Experience

Gingrey was one of 100 young credit union professionals who attended as a 2019 GAC Crasher

Idaho Senator Crapo Headlines CUNA GAC Stage Tuesday

Credit union advocates heard key leader’s policy advancement agendas for 116th Congress.

Congress Poised to Consider SAFE Banking Act Allowing Financial Services for Canna Businesses

The 2019 bill expands on previous versions, providing additional protection for financial institutions and other ancillary businesses serving the marijuana industry.

Two Years into Office, Washington Treasurer Duane Davidson Advances Public Funds, Financial Education Initiatives

Many of the State Treasurer’s missions are in alignment with those of credit unions.

NWCUA-Backed Charter Update Passes in Washington House, 95-0

HB 1247 makes common sense regulatory updates to help credit unions better serve their members.

NWCUA Shares Data Privacy, Collection, Use, and Protection Feedback with Sen. Crapo

Your Association tells the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs that new or amended privacy laws should cover both privacy and security of data.

More than 250 Northwest Credit Union Advocates to Message Credit Union Priority Legislation During CUNA GAC

Advocates will share Northwest credit unions’ positive economic impact during meetings with all Members of Congress, Senators, and staff from Idaho, Oregon, and Washington.

Oregon Credit Union Day at the Capitol Brings Wow-Factor to Salem

Engaging in a time-honored tradition that gets better year after year, Oregon’s well-oiled advocacy machine visits state legislators.

With Priority Legislation Advancing, Oregon’s Grassroots Army Gears up for Credit Union Day at the Capitol

As a CEO who testified in support of an NWCUA bill, advocate Larry Ellifritz talks about the importance of your voice in Salem.