Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive
150x172_CUEffect.jpg
Contacts
LISA MCCUEVICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
MICHELLE WILLITSManaging Editor
RON JOOSSASSISTANT EDITOR
ALEX MCVEIGHSTAFF NEWSWRITER
TOM SAKASHSTAFF NEWSWRITER

News Now

Washington
Senate Confirmation Vote Is Next, Final Stop For Metsger Nomination
WASHINGTON (7/19/13)--In a voice vote, the Senate Banking Committee has cleared the nomination of Richard Metsger to the National Credit Union Administration Board. The nomination will move forward to the full Senate floor for a confirmation vote.

Although there is no definitive word yet on timing yet, Metsger's nomination is not considered to be controversial and could get a full Senate vote  before the U.S. Congress breaks in August for its Summer District Work Session.

Credit Union National Association Deputy General Counsel Mary Dunn said CUNA looks forward to working with Metsger once he is installed at NCUA.
 
The committee also voted to move forward the nominations of Rep. Mel Watt (D-N.C.) to be director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency; Jason Furman, to be a member and chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers; and Kara Stein, Michael Piwowar, and Mary Jo White, to be members of the Securities and Exchange Commission.


RSS





print
News Now LiveWire
62% worry about financial stability: @CUNAMutualGroup study http://t.co/5jCM1I1hnA
14 minutes ago
.@nytimes reports Sen. Harry Reid, Senate Democratic leader since 2005, will not seek re-election next year,
1 hour ago
Cornerstone CU Union Foundation says it's prepared to assist #CUs & their employees affected by severe storms in Arkansas and Oklahoma.
12 hours ago
In 2014,use of remote deposit capture experienced 13% increase to 51%. But checking a balance continued to B the most common mobile activity
12 hours ago
'Fixing Your Finances' part of @PCUA's #iBelong campaign http://t.co/7j6HO1njog @fox43 @Bellco_CU @Members1stFCU
15 hours ago