The U.S. Senate could vote this week to confirm J. Mark McWatters as the newest member of the NCUA board.
Former Oregon State Senator Rick Metsger is now a member of the NCUA board. He was sworn in during a ceremony in the US Senate Friday morning.
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Oregonian Rick Metsger’s nomination to serve on the NCUA board. Metsger joins the regulatory agency following a swearing in ceremony.
The Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs has recommended the Senate confirmation of Oregonian Rick Metsger to the NCUA board. The full Senate will next schedule a confirmation vote.
This week’s Senate confirmation of Richard Cordray to head the CFPB should guarantee credit unions and banks a level playing field with previously unregulated financial services providers. That is the perspective of a national consumer advocate interviewed by Anthem this week.
Cordray Nominated to Direct CFPB; Metsger’s NCUA Nomination Scheduled for Committee Discussion Thursday
Richard Cordray was nominated to officially head the CFPB Tuesday, while the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs rescheduled its Executive Session to consider the nomination of Rick Metsger to serve on the NCUA Board. That discussion is now planned for Thursday.
The Senate panel considering the nomination of former Oregon Senator Rick Metsger to the NCUA Board will meet in closed session as its next step Tuesday.