WASHINGTON (2/4/08)— Two senior members of the House Financial
Services Committee—Reps. Paul Kanjorski (D-PA) and Carolyn Maloney (D-NY)—will address attendees at the Credit union National Association’s upcoming Governmental Affairs Conference. Rep. Kanjorski is the second-ranking Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee--behind Chairman Barney Frank, who is also speaker at this year’s GAC--and chief sponsor of the Credit Union Regulatory Improvements Act (CURIA, H.R. 1537). He also chairs the HOuse subcommittee on capital markets, insurance and government-sponsored enterprises.
Rep. Maloney, also a senior committee member, is chairwoman of the House Financial Services subcommittee on financial institutions, and in recent years has taken an active interest in addressing abusive practices related to credit cards and overdraft protection programs. CUNA’s 2008 Governmental Affairs Conference is March 2–6 at the Washington Convention Center. Use the resource link to register or learn more.