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Special Edition of Capitol Eyes: 2022 CUNA GAC Recap

Mar 10, 2022
  • Advocacy
Last week, over 50 Activists joined leaders from across the country in Washington D.C. to advocate as part of the 2022 CUNA’s Government Affairs Conference. The week featured thought provoking speakers, the annual CULAC Sweepstakes to raise funds to support friendly candidates, and importantly, visits with Wisconsin members of Congress.

Special Edition of Capitol Eyes: 2022 State GAC Recap

Feb 04, 2022
  • Advocacy
From January 26 - 28, over 130 Credit Union Activists met with state legislators, both in person and over Zoom, as part of The League’s annual State Government Affairs Conference.

Wisconsin's Credit Unions Save Members $431.6 Million in 2021

Jan 28, 2022
  • Advocacy
On January 26, over 130 Wisconsin Credit Union Activists shared The Credit Union Difference in meetings with their legislators for our annual State Government Affairs Conference.

Capitol Eyes 1.13.2022

Jan 13, 2022
  • Advocacy
On Tuesday, Activists from across Wisconsin attended the Senate Committee on Financial Institutions and Revenue hearing to support and testify in favor of SB 451, a bill modernizing the state statutes governing credit unions.

Special Edition of Capitol Eyes: 2021 Advocacy in Review

Jan 07, 2022
  • Advocacy
As 2021 comes to an end, The Credit Union Difference (how The Movement stepped up to meet ever-changing needs of members) was proven, time and time again, to be worthy of protecting and promoting. 

Capitol Eyes 12.16.2021

Dec 16, 2021
  • Advocacy
On Tuesday, Activists from the Chippewa Valley Chapter participated in a virtual trivia night in support of the Wisconsin Credit Union Legislative Action Fund (WCULAF). 

Public Support Strong for Credit Unions Being Exempt from Corporate Income Taxes

Oct 07, 2021
  • Advocacy
  • Press
  • More on The Movement
I​n a recent survey, 80% of registered voters said Wisconsin credit unions should be exempt from state and federal corporate income taxes because they are non-profit cooperatives.

Capitol Eyes 9.10.21: Credit Union Advocacy Refresh Part 2

Sep 10, 2021
  • Advocacy
This edition of Capitol Eyes continues with part two of the three-part series to refresh Activists' advocacy IQ. 

Capitol Eyes 8.26.21: Credit Union Advocacy Refresh Part 1

Aug 26, 2021
  • Advocacy
This edition of Capitol Eyes will kick-off a three-part series aimed at helping Activists refresh your advocacy IQ.

Capitol Eyes 8.12.21

Aug 13, 2021
  • Advocacy
Activists from the LaCrosse area participated in a town hall with CUNA President & CEO Jim Nussle at Altra Federal Credit Union.