NAFCU: The credit union perspective on housing finance reform

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NAFCU is encouraged by Treasury’s approach to housing finance reform, as outlined in Mr. Phillips’ speech. NAFCU is thankful for Mr. Phillips’ support of our interest in reforming the system and is looking forward to collaborating with the administration and Congress to find a solution for our nation’s housing finance system.

The National Association of Federal Credit Unions will become the National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions effective Jan. 1, 2017.

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The housing market is a critical aspect of our nation’s economy and the future of the housing finance system is of great importance to our nation’s credit unions and their more than 116 million members.

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The National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions (NAFCU), Credit union national association (CUNA) and CUNA Mutual Group jointly filed an amicus brief supporting the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) in its appeal of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit’s decision in the American Bankers Association (ABA) lawsuit that challenged the agency’s field of.