Credit unions endorse Tom Emmer in 6th Congressional District race
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Minnesota Credit Union Network - ST. PAUL, Minn. (July 28, 2016) - The Minnesota Credit Union Network’s (MnCUN) Political Involvement Committee recently voted to endorse Representative Tom Emmer in the 6th Congressional District race.
“During his tenure on the House Financial Services Committee, Rep. Emmer consistently demonstrated his support for credit unions’ and protecting their ability to serve their members,” said MnCUN VP-Governmental Affairs Mara Humphrey. “Credit unions have a champion in Tom Emmer. We fully support his candidacy for Congress and encourage all credit union advocates in the 6th District to vote for him in the primary on Aug. 9.”
“Credit unions offer consumers and small businesses a great choice for local, Main Street-focused financial services,” said Emmer. “I’m proud to have the support of the Minnesota Credit Union Network and will continue to work for a fair marketplace so that credit unions can grow.”
MnCUN is the statewide organization that represents the needs and interests of credit unions in Minnesota. The Political Involvement Committee provides input and recommendations on legislative efforts at the state and federal level.
The Minnesota Credit Union Network is the statewide trade association that works to ensure the success, growth and vitality of Minnesota credit unions. With nearly $20 billion in assets, Minnesota credit unions are local, trusted financial cooperatives that serve more than 1.6 million members at almost 400 branch locations around the state. As not-for-profit institutions, credit unions give back to the communities they serve. For more information, visit www.mncun.org.