CBA President & CEO Attends Advocacy Trip in Washington, D.C.

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CBA President & CEO Rod Brown met with various members of Congress last Wednesday and Thursday in Washington, D.C. to discuss banking legislation and issues.

During his visit, Brown met with both Republican and Democratic senior staff members of the House Committee on Financial Services to hear their views on the proposed Protecting American Taxpayers and Homeowners Act (PATH Act), as well as with Rep. Darrell Issa, who chairs the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Rep. Tom McClintock and staff members to Sen. Dianne Feinstein, House Minority Whip Kevin McCarthy and Rep. Jeff Denham.

Brown’s final meeting was with the majority senior counsel of the Financial Services Committee, who graciously invited him to attend Thursday afternoon’s committee meeting. During the meeting, Brown had the opportunity to listen to Treasury Secretary Jack Lew’s testimony before the committee.