MnCUN Signs onto League Letter Urging Congressional Action on PPP Loan Forgiveness
On Monday, MnCUN joined CUNA and 34 other state credit union leagues in sending a letter to the Democratic and Republican leaders in both the US House and Senate to urge them to take up and pass S. 4117 and H.R. 7777, the Paycheck Protection Program Small Business Forgiveness Act.
Minn. Senate Rejects Appointment of Gov. Walz’s Commerce Commissioner
Last Friday, in a move that had been rumored for weeks, the GOP-controlled body voted to not confirm the appointment of Commerce Commissioner Steve Kelley.
MnCUN Town Hall with U.S. Senator Tina Smith
Please join MnCUN as we host a Town Hall with U.S. Senator Tina Smith. Senator Smith will be on hand to talk about the country’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as other issues facing credit unions and their members in Minnesota and across the country.
Minnesota Primary Election Results
Yesterday, Minnesota held its 2020 primary election where political parties voted to select their favored candidates to represent them in the November election, including a full term for a US Senate seat, the entire Congressional delegation, and the Minnesota state Senate and House.
MnCUN’s Political Involvement Committee Recommends State Charter Working Group to Become Official Sub-Committee
Last week, the Network’s Political Involvement Committee (PIC) met to discuss the Network’s 2020 election activities, as well as adopt a recommendation that the heretofore ad hoc State Charter Working Group be made an official committee under PIC.
Minnesota Credit Unions Support Strong Legislative Representation Through Fair Share Goal
To increase the political prominence and influence of Minnesota credit unions, credit unions must have a strong and sustainable political fundraising program. To achieve this objective, the MnCUN Political Involvement Committee (PIC) has endorsed the Fair Share plan, which challenges each credit union in the state to financially support political fundraising initiatives.
Thank you to the following credit unions that have met their 2020 Fair Share goal so far:
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