Candidates announce across Wyoming

The busy election season is a reminder that new faces are always entering the political space, providing credit unions with the opportunity to advocate.

GoWest Congressional Leaders Rollout Data Privacy Package

Senator Cantwell and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers announced bipartisan, bicameral legislation that appears to address many of credit unions’ asks.

CO Division of Financial Services Sunset bill passes committee  

Now in its last month of the 2024 session, the Colorado State Legislature has entered the period where long days […]

Colorado’s 4 Congressional District Fight for Former Congressman Buck’s Vacant Seat  

On March 22nd Congressman Buck from Colorado’s 4th Congressional District (CO-4) resigned abruptly, triggering a special election to fill his […]

Governor Signs Arizona Credit Union Modernization Bill 

Governor Hobbs signed SB 1296, modernizing the Arizona CU Act, into law. This came after the House passed the bill […]

2023 HMDA Data Released

Recently, Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) data has been closely scrutinized in the public eye, with various stories emerging that often misrepresent […]

Colorado Credit Unions Speak: Giving Banks the Option to Sell to Credit Unions Makes Good Economic Sense

By Tracie Wilcox, President and CEO, On Tap Credit Union and Mike Williams, President and CEO, Colorado Credit Union During […]

E-titling approved for interim study

On Monday the Management Council met and considered the standing committees interim study topic requests. At the request of a […]

Wyoming special session a no go

Headlines across the state have announced there will be no special session convened to attempt to override the Governor’s vetoes. […]

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Governor Inslee signs final bills closing the book on 2024 session

Washington Governor Jay Inslee wrapped up the process of signing bills passed during the 2024 session into law at the […]

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Congress Pushes Back on Regulators and Legal Settlement Impact on Interchange

GoWest’s Ryan Fitzgerald details a series of wins that will help credit unions build momentum against misguided legislation and regulatory overreach.

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GoWest Files Comment Letter on CFPB Rule to Minimize Overdraft Fees

The letter reflects the input of GoWest member credit unions gathered during state GAC meetings and through other forms of outreach.

Arizona Act Update Bill Passes

The bill now moves to Gov. Hobbs’ desk for her signature. Thank you to all advocates who helped with this effort.

CO HB 1351 passes out of House committee

After a very successful hearing Wednesday afternoon, filled with strong, fact-supported testimony from credit union advocates and supportive statements from […]

Wyoming to convene a special session – yes or no?

Wyoming’s legislative leadership initially announced last week that they would not entertain a special session. Members of the Freedom Caucus […]

Governor Little Signs Senate Bill 1301 into Law

Late Thursday evening, Governor Little signed Senate Bill 1301, amendments to the Idaho Credit Union Act into law. Members of […]

Wyoming Election Announcements Rolling Out

Even before the official filing season opens, Bobbie Frank reports, legislative candidates are off and running.

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Pushing Back on NCUA Call Report Change

GoWest and member credit unions are letting NCUA know, in no uncertain terms, that this action is potentially harmful to CUs and their members.

🏀 PAC’em Challenge is underway: Learn more about the PAC’em Challenge! 🏀

The GoWest PAC’em Challenge is in full swing! With all six states already on board and 16 credit unions in […]

Division of Financial Services bill passes out of committee

Today at the State Capitol, the Finance Committee met to hear the Division of Financial Services Sunset for the very […]