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High-ranked reps Matz added to GAC lineup
WASHINGTON (1/5/10)--The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) continues to build the lineup for its upcoming Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), adding House Financial Services Committee Chairman
Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.), House Majority Whip Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.), and National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Chairman Debbie Matz to a substantial list of speakers. Matz will be the first of the three additions to speak, taking the stage on the morning of Feb. 22. Clyburn will speak the following day, with Frank scheduled to appear early on Feb. 24. Reps. Paul Kanjorski (D-Penn.), Spencer Bachus (R-Ala.), and Ed Royce (R-Calif.) also recently agreed to speak at the event, which will also feature Financial Accounting Standards Board Chairman Robert Herz, Larry Kudlow, economist and host of CNBC's The Kudlow Report, former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, and Richard Phillips, Captain of the Maersk Alabama, which was hijacked by Somali pirates in 2009. Former Congressman and current host of MSNBC's Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough, will debate politics and the economy with Presidential candidate and former Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean. The GAC, which begins on Feb. 21, will start with a CUNA Council-sponsored concert by the World Classic Rockers, featuring member of Santana, Journey, Boston, Steppenwolf, Toto and Lynyrd Skynyrd. Use the resource link below for more 2010 GAC information.


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