At the end of a whirlwind week in Washington, James Ballentine — head of congressional relations at ABA — recaps the action at the ABA Government Relations Summit.
As part of its commitment to expanding the banking industry’s political capability and growing a bipartisan, consensus-minded, pro-banking bench in Congress, ABA today released two new TV spots in support of candidates running in the 2018 midterm elections.
As part of the Government Relations Summit this week, ABA has released a host of new resources to help bankers communicate with their customers and lawmakers about the real-world impact of the industry.
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In Q&A during ABA’s Emerging Leaders Forum today, Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D-N.J.) expressed his support for S. 2155 — the bipartisan Senate regulatory reform bill currently awaiting action in the House — calling it “a very sensible piece of legislation.”
ABA today named Naomi Camper as the association’s chief policy officer, a position created last fall that will oversee all government relations and policy research functions.
On the latest episode of the ABA Banking Journal Podcast, three top ABA leaders break down the Senate passage of S. 2155, the bipartisan regulatory reform bill passed last night, and explore both what’s in the bill and the path ahead for the legislation.
ABA has announced three new keynote speakers for its Emerging Leaders Forum, to be held April 23 in Washington, D.C., in conjunction with the ABA 2018 Government Relations Summit.
In an op-ed in The Hill today, ABA President and CEO Rob Nichols saluted the efforts of a bipartisan group of legislators that co-sponsored S. 2155, a regulatory reform bill that could see a vote on the Senate floor as early as this week.