May 30, 2019

How CUs can connect with lawmakers at home

Chad Adams
Chad Adams, NAFCU Director of Political Affairs

NAFCU Director of Political Affairs Chad Adams is encouraging credit unions to take advantage of the House and Senate being in their home districts and states this week to advocate on a number of key issues.

NAFCU's Grassroots Action Center is a central location for credit unions to get contact information for their lawmakers to set up local meetings, review background information on the important issues and find the tools they need to take action.

Currently underway in Congress are NAFCU-led efforts to:

Adams also encourages credit unions to sign up for the association's Congressional Caucus, Sept. 8-11 in Washington. The annual event brings hundreds of credit union advocates to the nation's capital to meet directly with their representatives and senators. Attendees will also hear from key administration, regulatory and legislative officials over the course of the week.

Those interested in attending Congressional Caucus can save $200 off registration with the code CAUCUSAVINGS through July 12.