Tell our members of Congress: "Vote YES on S. 2231/H.R. 1418"
Take action now to help pass credit unions' federal jobs legislation,
which would increase credit unions’ member business lending (MBL)
Cap from 12.25% to 27.5% of total assets.
A vote in Congress is expected during the Lame Duck session, between
Thanksgiving and Christmas. We will be competing with hundreds of other
issues fighting for attention, so please prepare an action plan now for this small window of time to
ensure our voices are heard!
Who should respond:
- Credit Union CEOs
- CU board members
- CU staff
- CU small business members
- CU members
Make contacts through email, phone and social media
From Nov. 19-Dec. 21, regardless of whether you've made
- Call each of them at 1-877-642-4223 to urge their
support. Once you provide your ZIP code you will be automatically
directed to one of your legislators. Talking points will be
provided upon calling.
- Tweet your support using #raiseMBLcap
Use some of the following additional strategies
From Nov. 19-Dec. 21, please:
- Create additional materials to involve members,
such as flyers, notecards or brochures
Questions? Contact Tom Liebe at (608) 514-0082, Sarah
Wainscott at (608) 514-0086 or Patrick
Lonergan at (608) 514-0081