MINNEAPOLIS (9/4/08)--Credit unions’ Homes for Our Troops project was praised on live television yesterday during yesterday’s National Journal
Daily Briefing broadcast live on C-SPAN from the Republican National Convention in Minneapolis.
Yesterday’s briefing featuring U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), U.S. Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.), MSNBC’s Chris Matthews and CNN’s Charlie Cook. Iraq war veteran Sgt. Marcus Kuboy--the recipient of the custom home built by credit unions--and CUNA’s Political Affairs Senior Vice President Richard Gose also were singled out for recognition by Charlie Cook. CUNA, the Minnesota Credit Union Network, the Credit Union Association of Colorado, Co-op Financial Services and the Corporate Network also were noted.