Federal Advocacy

We provide the best in federal advocacy as your Washington watchdog

Too Big To Fail

The Glass-Steagall Act. Revisited.

NAFCU has released a new whitepaper outlining how a modern Glass-Steagall Act would protect American consumers from the exploitive behavior of “too big to fail” institutions. It also discusses how the act could help limit the economic impact of these institutions in the event of an economic downturn.

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Contact congress about national data security standards

Reach out to your representatives today and urge them to support a strong national standard of data security for all entities that handle sensitive consumer financial information.

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B. Dan Berger
NAFCU President and CEO
 

Our views come from you. Make your voice heard.

Your voice matters. Weigh in on upcoming regulations and legislative issues.

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ASAE advocacy award

Providing award-winning advocacy

NAFCU's advocacy has been named a 2018 ASAE Power of A (association), Silver Award winner for its efforts in helping advance the credit union industry. This award recognizes associations that distinguish themselves with innovative, effective and broad-reaching programs and activities that positively impact America and the world. Learn more

 

 

Proposed Regulation for Comment

NAFCU Regulatory Alerts are member-only resources containing important highlights and summaries for proposed rulemakings that affect credit unions. Each alert PDF also provides a link to send NAFCU your comments that we will include in our letter to the agency or agencies that issued to proposed rule.

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Letters & Testimony

Policy letters and regulatory comment letters are sent to members of Congress and federal agencies to make sure your positions are in the forefront of important issues. We also place credit union members in front of Congress to testify on behalf of our industry. In 2017, NAFCU placed nine witnesses in Congressional hearings covering data security, regulatory relief, member business lending and more.

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NAFCU/PAC

NAFCU's Political Action Committee (NAFCU/PAC) provides contributions to members of Congress and candidates who support legislation and other actions favorable to credit unions. Contributing to the campaign funds of key federal legislators is an essential element to the success of any national association's lobbying efforts.

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