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KC Chapter Invites Credit Unions to Legislative Breakfast

Sep
09
KC Chapter Invites Credit Unions to Legislative Breakfast

Please plan to attend the annual Kansas City Chapter of Credit Unions' Legislative Breakfast. This will be an excellent opportunity to speak with area legislators about topics that are relevant to the success of the credit union movement! Here are the details:

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State Lawmakers Gear Up for 2013 Veto Session

Sep
09
State Lawmakers Gear Up for 2013 Veto Session

Legislators from around the state of Missouri are back in the State Capitol this week for the 2013 veto session. It’s scheduled to begin Wednesday, Sept.11. Governor Jay Nixon (D) vetoed a total of 29 bills passed by the Missouri General Assembly, and all 29 bills are expected to come up for a veto override vote. A two-thirds majority is required in both the Missouri House of Representatives and Missouri Senate to override the Governor’s veto.

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Missouri Urged to Ramp Up Don’t Tax My Credit Union Efforts

Sep
07
Missouri Urged to Ramp Up Don’t Tax My Credit Union Efforts

Credit unions in Missouri, along with credit unions nationwide, are urged to ramp up “Don’t Tax My Credit Union” efforts as members of Congress head back to Washington, D.C. on Sept. 9. 

As of Sept. 6, Missouri federal lawmakers have received 12,610 contacts from the “Don’t Tax My Credit Union” website.

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MCUA Does Not Agree with NCUA That New Rule on Electronic Filing is Needed

Sep
03
MCUA Does Not Agree with NCUA That New Rule on Electronic Filing is Needed

Rather than moving ahead with a proposal to require electronic filing by all credit unions, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) should instead encourage these credit unions to move toward electronic filing in a reasonable time, with a new rule, the Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) said in a

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Kansas City Chapter Political Advocacy Training

Aug
29
Kansas City Chapter Political Advocacy Training

Join the Kansas City Chapter of Credit Unions for Political Advocacy Training!  Don't miss this opportunity to learn how to talk to your legislators about issues that are important to you and how they affect the credit union movement. Here are the details:

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MCUA Comments on Two FASB Proposals

Aug
27
MCUA Comments on Two FASB Proposals

On Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, the Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) filed comment letters on two separate Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) proposals, both of which were developed through FASB’s Private Company Council (PCC). MCUA generally supports both proposals as issued for comments. The proposals would allow private reporting entities—including credit unions—to elect alternative standards within U.S.

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Join the Credit Union Advocacy Corps

Aug
27
Join the Credit Union Advocacy Corps

Advocating for credit unions and members in the state and federal legislatures is vital to credit unions’ future. The Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) needs credit union staff, volunteers and members to take action in advocacy efforts—people who are committed to the belief that credit unions are key players in the financial services industry; who understand that even small changes in the political environment can make or break a credit union’s bottom line; who are willing to take action to influence the decisions made by their state and federal elected officials.

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October 1-3: Credit Unions Will Face Banks During Hike the Hill

Aug
23
October 1-3: Credit Unions Will Face Banks During Hike the Hill

At the same time credit union leaders are heading to Washington, D.C. for Hike the Hill, lawmakers will hear from the Missouri Bankers Association (MBA) during the Washington visit. It’s important that federal lawmakers hear about credit unions FROM credit unions in Missouri – not misrepresentations from the bankers.

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Saint Louis Chapter Hosts Legislative Reception

Aug
22
Saint Louis Chapter Hosts Legislative Reception

As the tax status fight heats up, it's a crucial time for credit union staff, management and volunteers to speak with their lawmakers. Legislators need to know all the ways that credit unions help Missourians and their communities. 

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In-District Work Period Brings Credit Union Opportunities

Aug
20
In-District Work Period Brings Credit Union Opportunities
Tracy Henke speaks with CU leaders.
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