Advocacy Update

Credit Union Priorities Advance in U.S. House

Sheila Franklin Advocacy Leave a Comment

Late last night, the credit union movement scored critical wins and advanced several priorities in the U.S. House Appropriations Committee’s markup of the Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2018. Credit Union Priorities The bill that the committee passed last night includes a number of …

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CHOICE Act Passes House

Matt Coniglio Advocacy, News Leave a Comment

We are pleased to share the good news that the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Financial CHOICE Act on June 8, 2017. The House voted 233-186 to pass the Financial CHOICE Act, a regulatory relief bill with several credit union-friendly provisions. While there are several additional measures of relief …

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Elder Financial Abuse Meeting Notice

Matt Coniglio Advocacy Alert Leave a Comment

In April 2016, the 109th Tennessee General Assembly passed Senate Joint Resolution 678. SJR 678 directs the Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability to conduct a study of financial exploitation of vulnerable adults relative to personal financial transactions within banks and other financial organizations. SJR 678 directs the Tennessee Commission …