Banking Committee recommends Senate confirmation of Hood, Harper

The NCUA board nominations of Hood and Harper will now go to the full Senate for a vote.

The Senate Banking Committee Tuesday recommended that the Senate confirm Rodney Hood and Todd Harper as members of the NCUA board.

The nominations were approved by voice vote—an indication that there was no opposition on the committee to the nominees.

The nominations now go to the full Senate.

If confirmed, Hood would replace board member Rick Metsger, while Harper would occupy the seat vacated by former board Chairwoman Debbie Matz in April 2016.

That would result in the NCUA board having full membership since Matz left.


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