CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of August 7, 2017

Last week, CUNA sent a comment letter to Treasury outlining regulatory burdens faced by credit unions…We responded to the CFPB’s Overdraft research which only included information from the largest banks…CUNA submitted comments on Reg CC and Debt Collection Quantitative Disclosure Testing… The Senate passed a number of nominations… Credit Unions are well represented at this year’s NCSL Conference in Boston… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 31, 2017

Last week, CUNA sent comment letters to the CFPB on HMDA HELOC reporting and ATR/QM Rules… CUNA applauded Congress for Efforts on CFPB Arbitration Rule… The Group of Six released a statement on tax reform which did not include credit unions… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 24, 2017

Last week, Tim Mislansky testified before the Senate Banking Committee on behalf of America’s credit unions… CUNA submitted comments on the DoL’s Fiduciary Rule… House Republicans introduced a resolution to stop the CFPB’s arbitration rule… CUNA supported S. 1579 to codify the Credit Union Advisory Council… CUNA attended the NCUA’s July Board meeting… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s CUNA Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 17, 2017

Last week, Rick Nichols testified before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on behalf of America’s credit unions… the CFPB agreed to increasing HMDA HELOC reporting requirements… CUNA sent a letter on the DoL Fiduciary Rule… the CFPB finalized its Arbitration rule… on Thursday, CUNA Witness, Tim Mislansky will testify before the Senate Banking Committee… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s CUNA Advocacy Update!

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CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 10, 2017

Wow – the year is officially half way over. Both the House and Senate are back in session this week after their July 4th Recess. Congress will be in for the next three weeks until their scheduled August recess.

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 5, 2017

Due to the holiday, both the House and Senate are out on recess this week, but will be back in the swing of things next week. The Senate did not act on the Republican’s health care bill, but is expected to do so in the coming weeks. Last week, CUNA’s witness testified before a House Financial Services Subcommittee… CUNA continues efforts to fund CDFI & CDRLF… CUNA participated at the SBA Office of Advocacy’s Roundtable… CUNA and WOCCU Sent a letter to the Appropriations Committee… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s Advocacy Update!

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