Credit union tax status preservation, reg relief top 2014 CUNA legislative efforts

Posted On Dec 18 2020 by

first_img ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr The Credit Union National Association and state credit union leagues spent 2014 advancing a legislative agenda designed to preserve credit unions’ tax status and removing regulatory barriers preventing them from serving their members.On Thursday CUNA released a report highlighting its legislative victories in 2014 and over the course of the 113th Congress.“The credit union system was able to advance its priorities over the last two years, despite a challenging legislative environment,” said CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle. “This was no small feat: The 113th Congress will go down in history as the least efficient, having enacted less than 2% of the bills introduced. As a result of our collective efforts, Congress preserved the credit union tax status and took modest steps toward removing barriers that keep credit unions from more fully serving their members.”One of the major highlights from the 113th Congress was the preservation of the credit union tax status. Members from the Senate and House spent this year engaged in comprehensive tax reform talks, which began with the premise that everything was on the table.Last year featured the launch of the “Don’t Tax My Credit Union” campaign, and when the first draft of comprehensive tax reform was released in February by Rep. Dave Camp (R-Mich.), House Ways and Means Committee chair, credit unions’ tax status was untouched. continue reading »last_img read more


Ray Parlour tells Unai Emery to sell Arsenal outcast Mesut Ozil in January

Posted On Oct 18 2020 by

first_imgParlour thinks Ozil should go (Picture: Getty Images)And should that go on, Parlour thinks Arsenal should look to get him off the books in January.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘He won’t be sold in January so no chance of that because Ozil won’t go nowhere,’ he told TalkSport.‘Should he be sold? Yes, he should be.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘If you’re not going to play him on a regular basis you might as well get rid of him, yeah.’Parlour also revealed he would not have Granit Xhaka as club captain following the Swiss’ row with the club’s fans.‘The problem I’ve got with Xhaka being captain is who picked him,’ he added. Emery on Cup defeat to Liverpool: ‘there were positives’To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 5:01FullscreenEmery on Cup defeat to Liverpool: ‘there were positives’https://metro.co.uk/video/emery-cup-defeat-liverpool-positives-2038934/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘The players can’t pick him, I don’t agree with players picking captains. It should be the manager who picks the captain.‘I wouldn’t have him captain. But there’s not a lot of other people who can be captain. Bellerin was captain the other night against Liverpool, he’s a candidate to be captain if he can play on a regular basis.‘He’s been at the club a long time, he’s sort of a leader at the back. Xhaka? I don’t agree with the players picking him, no.’Should Arsenal sell Mesut Ozil?Yes0%No0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your results Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterFriday 1 Nov 2019 8:27 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.1kShares Mesut Ozil has been out in the cold this season (Picture:  AMA/Getty)Ray Parlour believes Mesut Ozil should be sold in January and there’s no point in Unai Emery keeping him at the club if he’s not going to use him.The Arsenal playmaker has fallen out of favour this season but showed his quality during the dramatic Carabao Cup defeat to Liverpool at Anfield, being heavily involved in the Gunner’s attacking play before eventually being substituted off.There were plenty of calls for him to be recalled to the starting XI for the weekend’s clash with Wolves but Emery is yet to start him in the Premier League and his exile may continue.center_img Ray Parlour tells Unai Emery to sell Arsenal outcast Mesut Ozil in January Comment Advertisementlast_img read more


Emergency services launched after ‘flare’ spotted over Fanad

Posted On Dec 22 2019 by

first_imgA search involving the Rescue 118 helicopter and the Mulroy Cliff and Coastguard service took place overnight after reports that a flare was seen over Fanad Head.The call, which was of a genuine nature, reported that either a flare or shooting star was spotted in the skyline just before midnight.The Rescue 118 chopper and coastguard services were launched and carried out a full sweep of the area. However, after 1.30am the search was stood down and the rescue services said they were satisfied the call was a false alarm.Emergency services launched after ‘flare’ spotted over Fanad was last modified: August 22nd, 2017 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalFanad Headflarelast_img read more