WASHINGTON (1/14/11)--Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) will join congressional colleagues Reps.Spencer Bachus (R-Ala.), Barney Frank (D-Mass.), and Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.),a nd Steve Stivers (R-Ohio), as a speaker at the Credit Union National Association's (CUNA) 2011 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC).
Crapo is a member of the Senate Banking Committee and has commended the Idaho Credit Union League and credit unions for their efforts to advance financial literacy in Idaho. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau architect Elizabeth Warren and co-authors of The New York Times No. 1 best-seller "Game Change" Mark Halperin and John Heilemann are also scheduled to speak during the GAC. The GAC will also feature keynote speeches from actor and Children's Miracle Network Hospitals co-founder John Schneider and "Miracle on the Hudson" pilot Captain Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger III. The GAC will open on Sunday Feb. 27 with a performance by classic rockers Three Dog Night. Additional speakers from Capitol Hill and the regulatory agencies will be announced in coming weeks. To register for this year's GAC, use the resource link.