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Call to Action: Voice Concerns Regarding FASB's CECL Proposal

Mar
15
Call to Action: Voice Concerns Regarding FASB's CECL Proposal

The Heartland Credit Union Association (HCUA) urges Kansas and Missouri credit union advocates to contact the Federal Accounting Standards Board (FASB) with concerns about its Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) proposal. The CECL proposal changes the way credit unions determine losses.

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40-Hour Filibuster Stalls Work in the Missouri Senate

Mar
14
40-Hour Filibuster Stalls Work in the Missouri Senate

A nearly 40-hour long filibuster over SJR 39 stalled nearly all business in the Missouri Senate during the week of March 7. Due to the filibuster, all Senate committee hearings scheduled for the week were canceled and just one bill - SJR 39 - passed the Chamber.

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Fee Sweeps Protection Bill Passes Kansas House

Mar
14
Fee Sweeps Protection Bill Passes Kansas House

The fee sweeps bill passed the Kansas House unanimously on March 15 with a 123-0 vote.

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This Week at the Kansas Statehouse

Mar
08
This Week at the Kansas Statehouse

When lawmakers returned to Topeka last week they were tasked with reworking the budget they passed prior to their break in order to address a budget shortfall. Committees were off to a relatively slow start as legislators prepared to delve in to the budget shortfall, which will likely dominate the remainder of the session. 

Legislation Update

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Advocates Highlight Credit Union Difference at HCUA Missouri Advocacy Meeting

Mar
08
Advocates Highlight Credit Union Difference at HCUA Missouri Advocacy Meeting

The Missouri Advocacy Meeting brought credit union leaders from across the state to Jefferson City at an unusual time, with the Missouri Senate engaging in a multi-day filibuster that gained national attention. 

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HCUA Attendees Get Results from Hill Visits

Mar
01
HCUA Attendees Get Results from Hill Visits

Capitol Hill visits to Congressional delegations wrapped up a full week for 74 staff and volunteers from Kansas and Missouri credit unions at the Credit Union National As

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This Week at the Kansas Statehouse

Feb
26
This Week at the Kansas Statehouse

Kansas Legislators returned to Topeka today to launch into the second half of the session. Lobbyists and organizations with bills that did not get passed before the break will be looking for other bills to amend legislation into either in committee, on the floor or in conference committee negotiations.

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This Week at the Missouri Statehouse

Feb
25
This Week at the Missouri Statehouse

The Missouri General Assembly continued its legislative work this week with both chambers dedicating a lot of committee time to the budget. The House cleared its Third Read Calendar (final approval/vote to pass the House) before heading home for the weekend and the Senate spent time working on ethics reform among a number of other legislative priorities.

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Kansas, Missouri Credit Union Leaders Share #CUDifference at GAC

Feb
23
Kansas, Missouri Credit Union Leaders Share #CUDifference at GAC

More than 70 Kansas and Missouri credit union advocates are in Washington, D.C.

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Countdown to MO Advocacy Meeting, March 7-8

Feb
19
Countdown to MO Advocacy Meeting, March 7-8

The Heartland Credit Union Association (HCUA) invites credit union volunteers, employees and leaders to the Missouri Advocacy Meeting on March 7-8 in Jefferson City. This two-day event features networking opportunities, advocacy speakers, legislative reception and meetings with lawmakers.

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