Idaho Credit Unions See Progress in New Financial Literacy Law

House Bill 92 requires all high schools in Idaho to provide a finance class.  

Credit Union Advocacy is “Trending” in Colorado

Credit unions united to make a lasting impression on legislators who even underscored that credit unions are essential financial partners to them and to their constituents.

Idaho Advocates Turn Out in Force for Credit Union Day at the Capitol

Nearly 50 legislators met with credit union advocates to learn how credit unions invest billions of dollars and thousands of hours into Idaho’s communities.

Oregon Cooperatives Collaborate to Host Legislators

Engaging the community and lawmakers, this event has become a long-standing display of the Credit Union Difference.

Top 3 Things You Need to Know GoWest Offers

Free money for talent development and more – There’s so much to gain with your GoWest membership!

Legislators Hear Wyoming Advocates Loud and Clear: Credit Unions are Essential

Credit unions’ impressive economic and community impact was shared with policymakers at Credit Union Day at the Capitol Tuesday. 

What’s Important to Credit Unions in the 118th Congress? Ryan Fitzgerald Reporting from D.C.

A Special On The Go by Ryan Fitzgerald, SVP Federal Advocacy.


Meet Your State Lawmakers by Joining Credit Union Days at the Capitol

Your voice, stories, and experiences are important to share with lawmakers as they consider legislation. Join us.


New Economic Impact Report Offers Compelling Evidence of Credit Union Impact

GoWest members have a second opportunity to learn how to use the report’s findings in their own communities on Thursday, Dec. 8 at 2 p.m. PST (3 p.m. MST).


Registration for In-Person or Virtual CUNA GAC 2023 Now Open

Scheduled for Feb. 26 – March 02, 2023, in Washington, D.C. and online — learn what to expect and join The Movement by registering today.


The All-In Advocacy Fight to Stop Misguided Legislation

A battle is won, but the war against Interchange Regulation wages on.


Want to Kick Off 2023 by Making an Impact? Apply Now to Crash the GAC!

This tailored program invites credit union emerging leaders and young professionals to go to Washington D.C. and be immersed in a transformative experience.


GoWest Advocates Go Big in Summer of 2022

With the midterm elections on the horizon, GoWest credit unions fanned out to meet with elected champions, candidates, and regulators.

GoWest advocates attending last week’s Fall Hike the Hill, met with NCUA Board Member Rodney Hood.

GoWest Fall Hike the Hill Adds Support for CU Modernization Legislation

A delegation of Young Professionals joined advocates from all six states for the successful event.


Idaho Credit Union Leader Seeks FHLB Des Moines Board Position

Credit unions in the GoWest region all win when peers serve on important industry boards or advisory councils.


GoWest Regulatory Advocacy Celebrates Win for Credit Unions

NCUA guidance eliminates prescriptive DOR requirement from exam manual.


Advocacy Training Ignites Credit Union Movement Passion

Across six GoWest states, training attendees are now ready for meetings with state and federal policymakers.


PPP Loan Leads to Sweet Relationship, Prompts Congressional Visit

During the pandemic, Landings Credit Union became a vetted SBA lender, supporting 124 small businesses — catching Arizona Representative Greg Stanton’s attention.


Credit Union Messaging Greets Thousands of Lawmakers in Denver

During the nation’s largest bipartisan gathering of state legislators, GoWest strategically launched a credit union advertising campaign throughout the city.

Vacant land such as this lot in Spokane, could be leased by the new land bank at minimal costs, to developers who agree to build low-income housing.

Credit Union Collaboration Leads to Development of Washington’s First Land Bank

How a GoWest Foundation grant, credit union collaboration, and advocacy are driving affordable housing solutions in Spokane.