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Nussle Statement on 2016 Presidential Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Vicki Christner – CUNA Communications; 202-329-9950; vchristner@cuna.coop Washington, DC (November 9, 2016) – Jim Nussle, Credit Union National Association (CUNA) President/CEO issued the following statement: “CUNA…

Clinton: My Plan to Boost Small Business

LinkedIn - I grew up in a small business family. My father ran a shop printing fabric for draperies, and my brothers and I would pitch in and help when things…

Credit Unions Ramp Up Private Student Lending

The Wall Street Journal - Credit unions are pushing into the private student-loan market. Some 275 financial institutions, mostly comprised of credit unions, are on pace to extend $221 million…

Trump’s furious fans: How credit unions can reclaim the working class

CU Insight - For years, credit unions have marketed themselves as having the same products, services and conveniences as banks, but at a lower price point. The cooperative nature of…

No Matter Who Wins, 2016 Election Is History in the Making

Credit Union Journal - A day is a lifetime in politics, and each day political campaigns witness a lot. Pundits may think they have things figured out and that "conventional wisdom"…

Clinton Pledges to Cut CU Regs, Embrace Fintech

Credit Union Journal - Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton renewed her pledge Tuesday to cut regulations for community banks and credit unions while also signaling plans to embrace the burgeoning fintech…

Clinton Plans to Help CUs Expand Business Access to Credit

Credit Union Times - Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton highlighted her jobs and economic plan, in a speech in Warren, Michigan, on Thursday afternoon. Below are her transcribed remarks, as…

Clinton campaign again highlights CU importance to small biz

News Now - Hillary Clinton unveiled a proposal to jump start small business startups, growth and job creation that includes plans to “(s)treamline regulation and cut red tape” for credit unions…

Hillary Clinton Will Make Life Easier for Small Business at Every Step of the Way

hillaryclinton.com - Small businesses are the engine of the American economy. They create nearly two-thirds of new American jobs, fuel innovation, and offer crucial ladders to prosperity. But small businesses…

Add’l CU-friendly policies proposed by Clinton campaign

News Now - An expanded factsheet released by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton details policies that support credit unions and suggest regulatory relief. Among the proposed ideas that specifically mention credit…

Full Transcript: Hillary Clinton’s Economic Speech

Newsweek - Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton highlighted her jobs and economic plan, in a speech in Warren, Michigan, on Thursday afternoon. Below are her transcribed remarks, as released by…