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Credit Unions, Supporting Groups Debut Health and Wellness Garden for The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia During Democratic National Convention07/28/2016Credit unions and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia joined with RealClearPolitics to open a Health and Wellness Garden at the Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pediatric Care Center in West Philadelphia.

America’s Credit Unions, RealClearPolitics Host Middle Class Forum at DNC07/27/2016A forum focused on the key issues affecting the middle class and the ways middle-class voters will impact the 2016 presidential election took place at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia today.

CREDIT UNIONS, SUPPORTING GROUPS DEBUT HORTICULTURAL THERAPY SUITE FOR UH RAINBOW BABIES & CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL07/20/2016Credit unions and University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital joined the 2016 Republican National Convention and RealClearPolitics to open a horticultural therapy suite in Angie’s Rooftop Garden at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital in Cleveland.

America’s Credit Unions, RealClearPolitics Host Middle Class Forum at RNC07/20/2016A forum focused on the key issues affecting the middle class and the ways middle class voters will impact the 2016 presidential election took place at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland today.

75% of Congress supports CUNA, league call for CFPB exemption authority07/18/2016An overwhelming, bipartisan majority of 70 U.S. senators have added their voices calling on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to tailor rulemakings to protect credit unions from regulatory burden.

Nussle Congratulates Herrera on NCUA Nomination07/13/2016President Barack Obama announced today the nomination of John Herrera to the open seat on the NCUA board. CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle congratulated Herrera on the nomination.

Nussle Opening Statement at HFSC Financial CHOICE Act Hearing07/12/2016Credit Union National Association (CUNA) President and CEO Jim Nussle testified before the House Financial Services Committee at a hearing entitled, “Making a Financial Choice: More Capital or More Government Control?”

CUNA’s Nussle, AACUC’s Anderson call for peace in the wake violence07/09/2016CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle, and Tim Anderson, board chair of the African American Credit Union Coalition and president/CEO of Government Printing Office FCU, Washington D.C., have issued a joint statement, representing a unified voice for America’s credit unions, calling for “peace and constructive dialogue” in the wake of violent events last week in Texas, Minnesota and Louisiana.

CUNA to join data breach lawsuit against Wendy's06/29/2016

CUNA is joining a data breach lawsuit against Wendy's, the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) board decided this week. The fast-food chain has been accused of negligence in protecting customer credit card information and being liable for a massive breach of that information.

CUNA closely examining Speaker Ryan’s report on tax reform06/24/2016

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and House Ways and Means Chair Kevin Brady (R-Texas) unveiled their sixth and final agenda paper, part of Ryan's A Better Way issues agenda.

CUNA Economists on Brexit06/24/2016Credit Union National Association (CUNA) economists released the following statement regarding the United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union.

Nussle Thanks Metsger for NCUA's Upcoming Budget Briefing06/15/2016Credit Union National Association (CUNA) president/CEO Jim Nussle released a statement immediately following the NCUA announcing they will host a budget briefing for credit union stakeholders regarding the agency’s proposed 2017-2018 budget.

Nussle Thanks Neugebauer for Legislation to Reverse Durbin Amendment06/15/2016Credit Union National Association (CUNA) president/CEO Jim Nussle released the following statement regarding Representative Randy Neugebauer’s (R-Texas) legislation, H.R. 5465, to repeal section 1075 of the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010, commonly known as the Durbin Amendment.

CUNA Supports Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 201706/08/2016The Credit Union National Association has announced its support for the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2017.

Hensarling’s Dodd-Frank Alternative Contains Several CUNA-Backed Regulatory Relief Provisions06/07/2016Rep. Jeb Hensarling’s (R-Texas) newly unveiled alternative to the Dodd-Frank Act contains a number of CUNA-backed regulatory relief provisions.

CUNA Closely Analyzing CFPB Payday Proposed Rule06/02/2016Following the release of the Consumer Protection Financial Bureau’s (CFPB) short-term, small-dollar loan proposed rule, President/CEO of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Jim Nussle released the following statement.

CUNA Welcomes Clark to CO-OP05/24/2016Todd Clark has been named president/CEO of CO-OP Financial Services. Following the announcement, CUNA president/CEO Jim Nussle issued a statement welcoming Todd.

Credit Union National Association Wins 2016 ASAE Gold Circle Award for Excellence in Association Communications05/17/2016The Credit Union National Association has been recognized by the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) with a 2016 Gold Circle Award in the Membership Recruitment category for its campaign “Go All In with CUNA Councils.”

Two community-focused awards put out the call for influential credit unions and individuals05/13/2016CUNA and the Federation are now accepting entries for their individual community-focused award programs. Information on the 2016 CUNA Community Credit Union of the Year Award and the Annie Vamper Helping Hands Award along with entry and nomination forms are available at ccuc.cuna.org and www.cdu.coop.

Mr. Dimon: Our welcome mat is out05/12/2016Jim Nussle, President/CEO of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), issued the following statement.