Even as the Democratic National Convention (DNC) prepared Thursday for its climatic event--when President Barack Obama took the stage to accept the party's nomination for president--credit unions stayed involved in convention activities to the end.
"Our participation," says CUNA Vice President of Political Affairs Trey Hawkins, "is a dynamic way of keeping credit unions and the credit union philosophy of 'people helping people' in the national spotlight. Read More
CUNA, CUs Honor Delegates, Stay Active at DNC
Between 250 and 300 Democratic National Convention (DNC) delegates and more than a dozen federal lawmakers Wednesday attended an event hosted by the Credit Union National Association, the state credit union leagues, CUNA Mutual Group, and credit unions to honor all delegates attending the convention.
The delegate event closely followed another credit union convention highlight when CUNA and its partners unveiled a convention "leave-behind" project to benefit the DNC's host city. Read More