Congress Passes Legislation to Raise Debt Ceiling; Measure Headed to President Obama

After weeks of angst, Congress passes a bill to raise the nation’s debt ceiling and cut federal spending.

Oregon Political Update

Oregon legislative committee appointments resulted in some changes on committees credit unions follow.

Salem Setting Up for Next Session, Election

This Oregon legislative update covers various leadership and staffing changes in Salem, including a new Oregon House Democratic leader.

Compliance Question of the Week

Should representative payees be allowed to negotiate checks made out to the beneficiary of the accounts they oversee?