(From CUNA's News Now, Nov. 4)
As a bill to give federal savings associations rights and duties equal with national banks passed a U.S. House committee, a series of lawmakers said Congress should also focus on relief for credit unions, which have a superior safety and soundness record.
The House Financial... More
In a win for Virginia's credit unions, all 16 of the state lawmakers the League formally endorsed won re-election bids on Tuesday.
"It was a good day for us and for our friends in the General Assembly," said League President Rick Pillow. "Many organizations steer clear of formal endorsements,... More
The U.S. Senate passed the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) Tuesday afternoon by a vote of 74-21. The bill will now go into conference committee with the House.
Your League is endorsing 16 state lawmakers in races all across the Commonwealth.
As you go to the polls next week, please consider casting your vote for these friends of the movement!
State Sen. Bill Stanley shared news of his endorsement by the League with supporters last week.
Here is the message he forwarded...
This week the Virginia Credit Union League, the statewide trade association for the 150 not-for-profit credit unions headquartered in the Commonwealth, has... More
Del. Tim Hugo released news of our endorsement today!
Phone: (703) 815-1201
October 16, 2015 (Fairfax, VA) - The Virginia Credit Union League, the statewide trade association for the 150 not-for-profit credit unions headquartered in the Commonwealth, has endorsed Del. Tim Hugo (R-Fairfax)... More
(From CUNA's News Now, Oct. 8)-Three legislators wrote to National Credit Union Administration Chair Debbie Matz this week, asking the agency to conduct a study into the effects of its revised risk-based capital proposal. An agency spokesperson confirmed the NCUA received the request, and that it would... More
The House voted 303 to 121 on Wednesday to pass a bill that would delay enforcement of new mortgage disclosures that went into effect on Oct. 3.
The Homebuyers Assistance Act would shield lenders from private litigation as well as regulatory enforcement actions during a five month period.
The legislation... More