About 20 members of the NoVA Chapter held the last of this year’s CU Days at the General Assembly on Tuesday. A successful round of conversations with legislators included formal appointments with freshmen and then meet and greet at a reception held in a conference room of the General Assembly... More
Credit union champions from Hampton Roads and Tidewater met with their lawmakers on Tuesday in the General Assembly, kicking off the CU Days.
The League has no bills this session and no major opposition to other legislation, though we are monitoring bills to comment on some of the details. With... More
The Virginia Bankers Association hosted Sen. Mark Warner Friday for a town hall meeting where interested groups discussed GSE reform. League Senior Vice President David Miles and several credit union representatives attended.
The Virginia Bankers Association hosted Sen. Mark Warner Friday for a town... More
WASHINGTON (1/13/14)--CULAC, the Credit Union National Association's federal political action committee had a record-setting fundraising year in 2013, which followed a banner-flying 2012. 2013's fundraising total of $2.14 million represents CULAC's best non-election year ever.
We're also pleased to... More
Credit union chapters will be heading to Richmond on the following dates:
- Jan. 20: Piedmont
- Jan. 21: Tidewater and Hampton Roads
- Jan. 22: Central VA, Richmond, Roanoke Valley, Southwest
- Jan. 23: Lynchburg and Southside
- Feb. 5: NOVA
What the League will do for CU Day
• We will provide background... More
We’re starting to track legislation filed for the upcoming General Assembly session, which began Jan. 8. The
League has no legislation this session, and so far we have not seen any bills that we need to oppose.
Below is an example of a few bills that have some relevancy to credit unions:
- HJ 41, S.... More
President Rick Pillow and Vice President for Public Relations Lewis Wood represented the League Wednesday at the Commonwealth of Virginia Prayer Breakfast.
This annual event is held the morning of the day that the General Assembly convenes. Pillow said the League was seated next to Del. Greg... More
In advance of a markup session today, the Credit Union National Association and a coalition of partners sent a letter of support to lawmakers for "The Innovation Act of 2013" (H.R. 3309), which intends to help clean up a scourge known as "patent trolls." League President Rick Pillow... More
Washington Post: Cuccinelli Says He’ll Return To Private Practice, But Is that All?
In his first interview since Democrat Terry McAuliffe defeated him to become the state’s 72nd governor, Cuccinelli (R) said Monday that although he has no current plans to run, he finds the idea of challenging Sen.... More