NW Credit Union Leaders Descend on D.C.

Northwest credit union leaders met with congressional representatives, and regulators, in D.C., including new NCUA board member McWatters. They focused on RBC, regulatory burden and the Home Depot breach.

Northwest Delegation Heads to NCUA Listening Sessions

Northwest credit unions will be well-represented at the NCUA’s Listening Session in Los Angeles Thursday. The event is the first of three Listening Sessions that NCUA Chair Debbie Matz has scheduled for this summer.

Round Two: ‘Don’t Tax Tuesday’ Targets Returning Congress

What better way to welcome Congress back from recess today than with this message: “Don’t tax my credit union!” The Northwest Credit Union Association can help with sample posts and Twitter handles.

Northwest Credit Union Execs in D.C. to ‘Hike The Hill’

Northwest credit union executives are in Washington, D.C., this week to meet with U.S. representatives and senators as part of Northwest Credit Union Association’s “Hike the Hill” program.

Jennifer Wagner—NWCUA’s Advocate in Chief

With a call for sustained messaging to Congress about protecting credit unions’ tax structure, no one will be busier this summer than credit union advocates. Jennifer Wagner is the go-to resource for federal advocacy at the NWCUA. Anthem followed her and team of Northwest delegates in Washington just last week.

Northwest Delegation Hikes the Hill to Advocate for Credit Unions this Week

The NWCUA and a delegation of Northwest credit union advocates meet in Washington D.C. this week with key stakeholders in the Congressional tax reform discussion.

Countless Hill Visits—and Pledges of Support—Highlight CUNA GAC

The Northwest delegation to CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference met with countless elected officials Wednesday about increasing the MBL cap and allowing well-run credit unions to accept supplemental capital.

NWCUA Charts Its Course for 2012

Northwest Credit Union Association staff and leadership discuss the state of the credit union movement in the region and the Association’s priorities for the New Year.

Congresswoman Co-sponsors MBL Bill

Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA 3) is the first member of the Washington delegation to co-sponsor HR 1418. Please voice your support for her public stance and encourage others to join her.

NWCUA Federal Legislative Week in Review

The latest news about NWCUA efforts in Washington D.C.