Mountain West Leads CEO Hike the Hill

Credit Union leaders bring stories, priorities to Washington Denver, Co. (November 5, 2019) – The Mountain West Credit Union Association  (MWCUA) Government Affairs team led a CEO-level Hike the Hill in Washington, D.C. the week of October 28 to discuss policies and regulations that are of great importance to credit … Read More

Mountain West Young Professionals Group Hikes the Hill

Future leaders learn process and procedure on trip to Washington, DC                           Denver, Co. (October 31, 2019) – The Mountain West Credit Union Association’s  (MWCUA) Young Professionals Group (MWYCUP) spent the week of October 21 in Washington, DC … Read More

MWYCUP Group Hikes the Hill

This week, our government affairs team led a group of young professionals on our second YP Hike the Hill. The group spent time meeting with the NCUA and CUNA’s advocacy team, as well as meetings with the staff of Senator Cory Gardner (CO), Representative Ruben Gallego (AZ) and Senator John … Read More

SAFE Banking Act Passes U.S. House of Representatives with Overwhelming, Bipartisan Support

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the SAFE Banking Act today 321–103, in an historic vote on federal cannabis policy. Authored by U.S. Reps. Ed Perlmutter (D-CO-07) and Denny Heck (D-WA-10) and cosponsored by Reps. Steve Stivers (R-OH-15) and Warren Davidson (R-OH-08), the bill allows marijuana-related businesses in states with some form of … Read More

Credit Unions Meet with Colorado Senate Majority Leader Steve Fenberg

The Rocky Mountain Chapter of Credit Unions hosted a conversation with Colorado Senate Majority Leader Steve Fenberg today at Elevations Credit Union in Boulder. Representatives from MWCUA member credit unions Ent, Elevations and Canvas engaged with the Majority Leader in a policy discussion covering topics of interest to credit unions. … Read More

Stop the Data Breaches

#365Advocacy Our #creditunion movement is calling Congress to enact meaningful data security legislation, as there seems to be no end to data breaches compromising personal information. #CallToACTION #creditunions & #consumers #StoptheDataBreaches Take Action here 

CU Roundtable discussion produces great content

We have so many wonderful leaders and future leaders in our member credit unions. A testament to this is in the energy and engagement of those who were able to attend this year’s Annual Meeting and Convention. During AMC, we hosted a roundtable discussion for CU Execs, Managers, and Staff.  … Read More

Celebrating our political advocacy superstars

Political advocacy is one of the most important things that we do as a movement. Our credit unions, and their staffs understand the critical value of being involved both politically and financially. During our Annual Meeting and Convention, the Government Affairs team had the opportunity to recognize those credit unions, … Read More

MWCUA, Wyoming credit unions host legislators

Last night, Jan. 10, MWCUA hosted its annual Legislative Reception commemorating the beginning of the legislative session in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Its an opportunity for us to represent our credit union members in Wyoming to their elected officials. Thank you to all our member CU representatives who came out and thank … Read More

Arizona, Colorado and Wyoming swear in Governors

MWCUA offers its congratulations to the Governors of our region’s states. We look forward to working with you to further the interests of the 2.8 million credit union members in our region.