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Celebrate the credit union story!

Celebrate the credit union story!

Advocacy News You Can Use International Credit Union Day is coming up on October 15 this year. This year’s theme is—“Inspiring hope for a global community.” The focus reflects how all credit unions [...]

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NCUA outlines CSA, CBSA application requirements

Amendments to the NCUA’s chartering and field-of-membership rules go into effect Oct. 14, NCUA Chairman Rodney Hood wrote in a letter to federal credit unions (20-FCU-03). These changes will allow a credit union applying [...]

FSOC: GSEs’ activities pose potential risk to financial system

FSOC: GSEs’ activities pose potential risk to financial system

The Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) Friday met to discuss its activity-based review of the secondary mortgage market and acknowledged that the government-sponsored enterprises' (GSEs) activities, if not mitigated, pose a risk to the financial [...]

‘Credit Unions Vote’ campaign webinar set for Sept. 17

‘Credit Unions Vote’ campaign webinar set for Sept. 17

CUNA will conduct a webinar on its latest Member Activation Program (MAP) campaign, Credit Unions Vote, Thursday, Sept. 17 starting at 4 p.m. (ET). Registration is free for CUNA members, and a recorded version [...]

Caucus launches with conversation between Sec. Rice, Berger

Caucus launches with conversation between Sec. Rice, Berger

NAFCU's annual Congressional Caucus kicks off today with credit union leaders from around the country set to join the association's award-winning advocacy team and high-profile Washington decision makers in a reimagined virtual format. Leading the [...]

Credit union voter resources and information

Credit union voter resources and information

As we head towards Election Day, credit union voters across the country look to elect and re-elect credit union champions. In order to keep the credit union industry strong, check out these resources that can [...]

New MAP campaign focuses on ensuring CU members vote

New MAP campaign focuses on ensuring CU members vote

November’s election is 67 days away and CUNA’s latest Member Activation Program (MAP) Campaign is calling on all credit unions to urge members to vote. Sending members to CreditUnionsVote.com gives them information [...]

Lummis highlights 21 CU supporters to win AK, FL, WY primaries

Lummis highlights 21 CU supporters to win AK, FL, WY primaries

Twenty-one credit union-supported candidates won primaries Tuesday in Alaska, Florida and Wyoming. Former Congresswoman Cynthia Lummis won the Republican Senate primary in Wyoming, where she will face off against Democrat Merav Ben-David, a professor and [...]

CUs support Dane Eagle for open Florida Congressional seat

CUs support Dane Eagle for open Florida Congressional seat

More than 20 credit union supporters in Alaska, Florida and Wyoming will be on the ballot in Tuesday’s primary elections. Credit union-backed candidates have been successful in more than 97% of races in the [...]

CUs: Play an active role in advocating for the industry

CUs: Play an active role in advocating for the industry

Looking for an opportunity to tell your credit union's story face-to-face so lawmakers understand how burdensome regulations and other issues impact growth and day-to-day operations? Through NAFCU's revamped virtual Congressional Caucus, credit unions have the [...]

Top 4 reasons to attend NAFCU’s Virtual Congressional Caucus

Top 4 reasons to attend NAFCU’s Virtual Congressional Caucus

Help us push our bold advocacy agenda forward. Join NAFCU, your Washington Watchdog, online at NAFCU’s Virtual Congressional Caucus. Top 4 reasons to attend and a bonus! Hearing directly from you—a constituent—makes [...]