DES MOINES, Iowa (1/24/12)--The Iowa Credit Union League (ICUL) will hold its annual Legislative & Regulatory Issues Conference Feb. 14-15 in Des Moines.
More than 100 Iowa credit union representatives are expected to attend to learn more about the legislative and regulatory issues affecting the credit union industry.
CNN political analyst Paul Begala will be the keynote speaker. With an eye to the 2012 presidential election, Begala will dissect the Republican race for a presidential nominee, discuss Congress and the Obama administration, and examine whether a divided U.S. House and Senate will help or hinder the efforts of both political parties as they look to grow their influence over the electorate ahead of the 2012 elections.
Other invited speakers include U.S. Rep. Tom Latham (R-Iowa); Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad; Bill Cheney, president/CEO of the Credit Union National Association; and JoAnn Johnson, superintendent of the Iowa Division of Credit Unions.