Straight to The Point: November 22, 2017

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Good morning. The New York Credit Union Association and its Affiliates will be closed tomorrow and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving. We’ll resume publication on Monday. Here’s what’s happening ahead of your long weekend:

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Straight to The Point: Nov. 21

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To make a donation to the credit unions, employees and volunteers affected by Hurricane Maria, visit the New York Credit Union Foundation’s donation page.

Good morning, and happy Tuesday. The House and Senate are out of town for the Thanksgiving recess, though procedural pro forma sessions—with no votes expected—are scheduled in both chambers. Here’s what’s happening in the world of credit unions today:

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Disaster relief efforts continue in Puerto Rico

Illustration urging hurricane relief for Puerto Rico. Helping hand pulling up another to safety.Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico two months ago yesterday. The high-end category 4 storm has devastated the island, which still remains in a state of crisis.

The New York Credit Union Foundation has approved hundreds of thousands of dollars in disaster relief grants to individuals and credit unions in Puerto Rico affected by Hurricane Maria, but the island’s credit union community still needs more help.

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Straight to The Point: November 20, 2017

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Good morning, and welcome to what should be an abbreviated work week for most readers. Both the House and Senate are recessed. Here’s what’s happening in the world of credit unions today:

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