This week: Congress returns, works to avoid partial government shutdown

This week, lawmakers return to Washington with plans to tackle some government funding items set to expire March 1 in order to avoid a partial government shutdown. America’s Credit Unions will continue to keep credit union industry advocacy priorities top-of-mind.

Also happening this week:

  • Thursday, the NCUA and Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) Fund will host a webinar on the certification process to become a CDFI credit union; and
  • Friday, responses to an America’s Credit Unions survey on the CFPB’s recent proposal on overdraft and non-sufficient funds fees are due.

America’s Credit Unions is preparing to welcome thousands of credit union professionals to this year’s Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), which will take place March 3-7 in the nation’s capital. Learn more about the event and register now. Credit unions can also access the full lineup of America’s Credit Unions’ 2024 events.


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