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February 1, 2010 LSCU eNews Weekly
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Member Business Lending comment calls

The LSCU is looking for comment calls for member business lending. The letters will go to the House, Senate, and President Obama.  [ Read Full Article ]

Governmental Affairs Committee looking for At-Large Nominations

The 2010 LSCU Governmental Affairs Committee has been selected. A number of at-large nominations are needed to round out the committee.  [ Read Full Article ]

Carlson, Begala headline the LSCU Convention in June

The inaugural LSCU Convention and Exposition is coming up in June in Orlando. Political commentators Tucker Carlson and Paul Begala will be the headline speakers.  [ Read Full Article ]

LSCU 2010 dues deadline approaching

The LSCU dues deadline is approaching at the end of the month. The first month of 2010 has been very busy.    [ Read Full Article ]

New LSCU Service Corporation Board announced

The new LSCU Service Corporation board of directors has been established.    [ Read Full Article ]

Credit Card Act Summary available for variable rate cards

CUNA recently met with the Fed to discuss variable rate cards with floors. This meeting was in preparation of the implementation of the Credit Card Act. [ Read Full Article ]

Governmental Affairs News
Eight lawmakers highlight CUNA GAC in February

February 21 - 25 the Credit Union National Association's (CUNA) Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) convenes in Washington D.C. Join with other credit union representatives in bringing the credit union message to lawmakers. [ Read Full Article ]

Alabama Legislative Update

The LSCU provides updates on the Alabama Legislature and the bills that affect credit unions.  [ Read Full Article ]

Florida Legislature looking toward Session

The Florida Legislature continues to look at the upcoming session with three weeks of committee.  [ Read Full Article ]

Washington D.C. Legislative Update

The House and Senate reconvene this week with many hearings and committee meetings on the agenda.  [ Read Full Article ]

Congressman John Boehner in Plant CIty to support Dennis Ross for Congress

Event held for Dennis Ross, candidate for the 12th District Congressional seat, was attended by U.S. House Minority Leader John Boehner. [ Read Full Article ]

Ted Deutch event held at Eastern Financial's Mission Bay branch

A fundraising event was hosted by Eastern Financial Florida Credit Union, a division of Space Coast Credit Union, at the Mission Bay branch for Democratic candidate for Congress Ted Deutch. [ Read Full Article ]

February 4 NCUA Town Hall Meeting agenda set

Join LSCU President/CEO Patrick LaPine at the NCUA town hall meeting coming to Orlando February 4. The list of speakers has been released.   [ Read Full Article ]

CUNA Mutual News
"Navigating the Uncertain Path to Economic Recovery" webinar sponsored by CUNA Mutual on February 16

CUNA Mutual will sponsor a Discovery Webinar on Tuesday, February 16, at no cost to credit unions. Dave Colby, will present Navigating the Uncertain Path to Economic Recovery. [ Read Full Article ]

CU House News
Fourth quarter activities at CU House

Read the latest CU House newsletter. [ Read Full Article ]

News from You
Alabama Telco Credit Union opens new Hoover branch

The new Hoover branch of Alabama Telco opened recently. [ Read Full Article ]

Student-run credit union to open in Columbiana, Ala.

A student-run credit union was opened in Shelby County School of Technology. It is a partnership between First Educator Credit Union of Birmingham, Shelby County Schools, and the South Shelby Chamber of Commerce [ Read Full Article ]

BrightStar Credit Union assists in Haiti relief effort

BrightStar Credit Union is accepting cash donations at its locations in Broward County for the relief effort in Haiti. It is matching donations received up to a total of $10,000. One hundred percent of donations received by BrightStar will be provided to Partners In Health. [ Read Full Article ]

Credit Union Job Postings
Credit union employment opportunities posted online

View job opportunities in Alabama and Florida credit unions. [ Read Full Article ]

Schedule of events

Governmental Affairs events

February 21 – 25 - CUNA GAC (Washington D.C.)

Education events

February 9 - Succession Planning (Webinar) 1 - 2:30 p.m. EST

Feb. 11 - Selling: Frontline (Webinar) 1 - 2:30 p.m. EST

 February 16 - Navigating the Uncertain Path to Economic Recovery (Webinar) 1 p.m. EST

March 4 - Bank Secrecy Act (Webinar) [ Read Full Article ] 1 - 2:30 EST [ Read Full Article ]

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