Credit union constituents of Rep. Randy Forbes (R-4) met with him Thursday in his district office to discuss issues of concern, ranging from regulatory relief to economic development.
Meeting with Forbes were: Patsy Stuard, CEO of Fort Lee Federal Credit Union; Patsy Smith, CEO of Peoples Advantage Federal... More
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State Sens. Frank Ruff (R-15) and Bill Stanley (R-20), Del. Charles Poindexter (R-9) , and staff for Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-9) and Robert Hurt (R-5) spoke at the Piedmont Chapter’s annual legislative... More
Congressman Don Beyer (D-8) met with credit union representatives Thursday (Aug. 6) at his Alexandria office to discuss data security, regulatory relief and other issues of interest to credit unions.
League Board of Director members Joe Thomas, CEO of Fairfax County FCU, and Gaye DeCesare, Chief... More
Final rules on fixed assets and stress testing schedules top the agenda for the July National Credit Union Administration board meeting.
The NCUA reissued the fixed assets proposal in March, after first proposing a rule in July 2014.
The current proposed rule would remove the 5% limit cap on fixed assets,... More
CUNA staff met with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) this week to discuss the bureau’s proposals under consideration regarding payday and small-dollar loans.
During the meeting, CUNA staff provided the bureau with information on credit unions’ role in combating abusive payday lending... More
WASHINGTON (7/16/15)--A provision in the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015 (H.R. 3038) containing a mortgage reporting offset has led to great concern from CUNA.
WASHINGTON (7/16/15)--CUNA supports the intent of a bill introduced this week that would exempt financial institutions with less than $10 billion in assets from Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) rules, and looks forward to working to perfect the legislation as it moves forward.
Rep. Roger Williams... More
WASHINGTON (7/15/15)--Consumers lose when the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) keeps credit unions from serving them. That’s the message CUNA sent to the U.S. Senate Banking Committee Tuesday in advance of its hearing with CFPB Director Richard Cordray.
Cordray will give the bureau’s semiannual... More
WASHINGTON (5/5/15)--Rep. Steve Pearce (R-N.M.), along with Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.), introduced a bill last week that would provide a temporary delay in enforcement and a liability safe harbor period under the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CPFB) Truth in Lending Act-Real Estate Settlement... More