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NoVa Chapter Hosts Legislators, Aides at Oct. 10 Event

CONTACT:
Karin Sherbin
Director of Governmental Affairs
800.768.3344, ext. 626
ksherbin@vacul.org

Here is the official report of who was at the Northern Virginia legislators’ reception Oct. 10:

Legislators and Officials Attending:

  • Representative Gerry Connolly
  • Mary Ann Cannon from Representative Frank Wolf’s office
  • Jillian Martin representing Governor Tim Kaine
  • Senator Barbara Favola
  • Senator Dave Marsden
  • Delegate David Albo
  • Delegate Jim LeMunyon
  • Delegate David Bulova
  • Senator Chap Peterson
  • Delegate Rob Krupicka
  • Delegate Ken Plum
  • Delegate Alfonso Lopez
  • Senator George Barker

Highlights:

Connolly:  Credit Union MBLs will create jobs. “If banks won’t lend, let’s support the people who will.”  Pledged renewed support for legislation in next congress if necessary.

Favola:  She appreciates credit unions demonstrating leadership in moving financial transparency forward and has an affinity for the credit union mission.

Marsden, Albo, Bulova, Plum, and Barker:  All echoed appreciation of the role of credit unions towards the betterment of the communities.

Lopez: Appreciative of credit union representatives informing him of their positions on pending legislation and encouraged our continued visits.

Jillian Martin:  Thanked the League for its endorsement and said Governor Kaine appreciated our meetings to discuss federal issues important to credit unions.

Credit Union National Association represented by Jeremy Dalpiaz.

League represented by Whitt Clement of our lobbying firm of Hunton and Williams, and the League’s Senior Vice President, David Miles.

Approximately 12 credit unions represented by more than 50 employees and volunteers.

Bonus: CUNA’s Jeremy Dalpiaz spent Thursday morning speaking with the banking aides from the offices of Congressmen Morgan Griffith and Randy Forbes. They discussed our most important bills: member business lending, supplemental capital, exam fairness, and privacy notices. He reports that these were good informational conversations.

Tags: Congress, General Assembly, NoVa Chapter

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