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.

Internationally acclaimed author Malcolm Gladwell to speak at 2019 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference

MADISON, Wis., and WASHINGTON (December 6, 2018) – Credit Union National Association (CUNA) today announced that Malcolm Gladwell, author of New York Times bestselling books such as The Tipping Point and Blink, will deliver a keynote address at the 2019 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference. “We’re extremely proud to have Mr. … Read More

Senate confirms Kathy Kraninger as BCFP director

The Senate voted today to confirm Kathy Kraninger as the next director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. Kraninger replaces Acting Director Mick Mulvaney, and will serve a five-year term as director. “We’re pleased to have a new permanent director leading the BCFP, as credit unions and other parts … Read More

Friday Evening (11/9) Election Update From MWCUA

Although voting in the 2018 midterm election has been over for 3-days, the election continues for several candidates who are still locked in races that remain too-close-to-call.  Before heading off for the Veterans Day Weekend, I wanted to provide you with the latest update for some of those tight races … Read More