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Capitol Eyes 4.22.21

Apr 22, 2021
  • Advocacy
The League's SVP of Advocacy Sarah Wainscott testified in front of the Senate Committee on Financial Institutions and Revenue in support of SB 19, a bill that will better empower credit unions to prevent the financial exploitation of vulnerable adults.

Capitol Eyes 4.8.21

Apr 08, 2021
  • Advocacy
Next week, the Senate Committee on Financial Institutions and Revenue will hold a public hearing on Senate Bill 19, relating to financial exploitation of vulnerable adults.

Capitol Eyes 3.25.21

Mar 25, 2021
  • Advocacy
While Wisconsin was bested by Minnesota in the Border Battle fundraising competition earlier this month, Activists were able to raise $9,375, 129% of Wisconsin’s goal for this event!

Capitol Eyes 3.11.21

Mar 11, 2021
  • Advocacy
Last week, over 100 Wisconsin Credit Union Activists participated in the 2021 CUNA Government Affairs Conference.

The League Urges Elder Financial Abuse Reforms

Feb 24, 2021
  • Press
  • Advocacy
The Wisconsin Credit Union League is urging passage of a key elder financial abuse prevention bill to help seniors targeted for illegal and fraudulent withdrawals and other transactions.

Capitol Eyes 2021 State Government Affairs Conference Recap

Feb 12, 2021
  • Advocacy
On January 26 - 28, over 200 Credit Union Activists participated in The League’s State Government Affairs Conference.

5 Reasons to Attend Virtual State GAC

Jan 15, 2021
  • Education & Events
  • Advocacy
Here are 5 reasons why we can't wait for you to join us at the upcoming Virtual State Government Affairs Conference, to be held January 26-28.

Capitol Eyes 1.14.2021

Jan 15, 2021
  • Advocacy
There are new faces in leadership for the 2021-2022 State Legislative Session, along with eight new Senators and 16 new Representatives.

Special Edition of Capitol Eyes: 2020 Advocacy in Review

Dec 31, 2020
  • Advocacy
As 2020 comes to an end, it is clear credit unions continue to play a vital role for Wisconsinites and their communities. Be proud of the work you've done in 2020.

Capitol Eyes 12.17.2020

Dec 17, 2020
  • Advocacy
Activists from the Chippewa Valley Chapter participated in a virtual trivia night in support of the Wisconsin Credit Union Legislative Action Fund (WCULAF).