Tune in for Maxine Waters on cannabis banking and housing finance reform; Mike Crapo on housing finance reform and data security; Kevin Hassett on his 3% economic growth projection for 2019; and three Federal Reserve presidents on the role bankers play in Fed governance.
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The American Bankers Association announced today that House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) and Kevin Hassett, the chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers at the White House, have been added as keynote speakers at the ABA Washington Summit.
Along with nearly 600 stakeholder organizations, the ABA HSA Council signed onto a letter urging the House to support a bipartisan bill to repeal the so-called “Cadillac tax” — a 40 percent tax on employer-provided health care coverage.
FirstBank CEO and ABA Government Relations Council Chairman Jim Reuter talks about blazing a trail.
In her first public appearance as a member of the Federal Reserve Board, Fed Governor Michelle Bowman today encouraged bankers to keep the lines of communication open with the regulatory agencies, emphasizing that “clear communication can help us all do our jobs better.”
Setting ABA’s government relations agenda for 2019.
ABA yesterday submitted its long-awaited comment letter to the OCC.
Ensuring our employees are passionately engaged in the mission of banking is the best way we can help our communities thrive.
With less than a week before comments are due on the OCC’s August advance notice of proposed rulemaking on the Community Reinvestment Act, ABA VP Krista Shonk follows up an earlier podcast interview with tips on how to complete a comment letter and key points ABA will be making in its own letter.