Johanns, Metsger, more to speak at Caucus
Aug. 19, 2014 - NAFCU is gearing up for its annual Congressional Caucus, slated for Sept.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Mid Rivers Newsmagazine Front Page
Students participate in CYCLE program
More than 100 high school students from across Missouri participated in the Cooperative Youth Conference and Leadership Experience program held July 9-11 in Jefferson City.
The Heartland Institute
Opponents Hope to Loosen Grip of Government's - Choke Point' Program
Two federal agencies have backed off - slightly - from a program that critics say has been intimidating banks into canceling services for legitimate, law-abiding businesses, making it difficult if not impossible for them to operate.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
GOP House Candidate Touts His Frugal Ways, Fails To Mention BMW, Mercedes
Republican banking executive and House candidate French Hill wants Arkansas' 2nd District voters to know that he'll be fiscally conservative in Washington because he already drives " Old Blue ," a dusty 1998 Volvo, and "watches every penny."
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Live blog: Smart Decision 2014 election results and reaction
By a very narrow margin, Amendment One , known as the "Right to Farm" measure, was approved by Missouri voters Tuesday.
Son of Ex-Attorney General Ashcroft Wins Missouri Race
For the first time in 14 years, the Ashcroft name will appear on the Missouri ballot.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
5 congressional incumbents face primary challenges
The challengers include a pair of former Republicans seeking to knock off a Democratic incumbent, and a husband-and-wife team who are seeking the same seat but in opposing party primaries.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Members Of Congress Caution Education Department On Aid Disbursement Rulemaking
Over the past week, members of Congress from both parties have sent several letters to the Department of Education regarding its ongoing rulemaking related to the ways higher education institutions request, maintain, disburse, and otherwise manage federal student aid disbursements.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
National Mortgage News
House Panel Passes Bill to Ease Capital Requirements on MSRs
Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Hensarling to press CU parity in 'top and study' bill
Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer, R-Mo., discussed his amendment Tuesday, which would add a "stop and study" requirement to H.R. 4042 for mortgage servicing assets under NCUA's risk-based capital proposal.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
urges RBC amendment at panel mark-up
July 28, 2014 - In a letter today to House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, and Ranking Member Maxine Waters, D-Calif., NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler urged the committee to support a risk-based capital amendment to H.R. 4042, the "Community Bank Mortgage Servicing Asset Capital Requirements ... (more)
Missouri congressional hopefuls run on low budgets
Together, Missouri's eight Congress members were sitting on nearly $5 million in campaign cash heading into the final few weeks before the Aug. 5 primary elections.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Why Pressure Is Building to Raise $50B 'Systemic' Threshold
Why Clients Need Help With Family Governance Many clients don't know this area of expertise exists, but they know they need help with it, says Paul Pagnato, whose Pagnato-Karp Group works with UHNW families.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Holder Vows To Continue Operation Choke Point; House Considers Bill To Stop It
Depending on whom you ask, Operation Choke Point has a promising future ahead of it or will soon be history.