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S.2919 Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Dec 21, 2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

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  • 100% of users support S.2919

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    • National Association of Realtors

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    • Bethpage Federal Credit Union

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    • Credit Union Association of New York

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    • National Association of Mortgage Brokers

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    • National Farmers Union

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    • The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers

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    • National Association of Federal Credit Unions

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    • Michigan Credit Union League

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    • Missouri Credit Union Association

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    • National Small Business Association

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    • Independent Community Bankers of America

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    • Community Bankers Association of Ohio

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • A Brief History of Member Business Lending and Credit Unions - December 25, 2010 by CreditUnions.com : Weekly Articles - In December, a bipartisan group of Senators, lead by Mark Udall (D-NY), introduced a similar bill in the Senate, S. 2919, or The Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2009. “To promote a robust economic recovery, we need to think ...

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      As noted by CreditUnions.com : Weekly Articles on December 25, 2010, "In December, a bipartisan group of Senators, lead by Mark Udall (D-NY), introduced a similar bill in the Senate, S. 2919, or The Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2009. “To promote a robust economic recovery, we need to think ..." (http://www.creditunions.com/article.aspx?articleid=4124)
    • Sen. Inouye is latest to back MBL cap increase : CU*Secure - December 16, 2010 by CU*Secure - Posted December 17, 2010 in CUNA News | Comments Off. Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) this week became the latest backer of Sen. Mark Udall's (D-Colo.) S. 2919, the Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2009. ...

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      As noted by CU*Secure on December 16, 2010, "Posted December 17, 2010 in CUNA News | Comments Off. Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) this week became the latest backer of Sen. Mark Udall's (D-Colo.) S. 2919, the Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2009. ..." (http://www.cusecure.org/2010/12/17/sen-inouye-is-latest-to-back-mbl-cap-increase/)
    • Dream Act Controversial Immigration Bill - December 07, 2010 by Online USA News - In September 2007, Durbin filed to place the DREAM Act as an amendment to the 2008 Department of Defense Authorization Bill (S. 2919). However, three key points were commonly cited in opposition to the DREAM Act. First, there was a ...

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      As noted by Online USA News on December 07, 2010, "In September 2007, Durbin filed to place the DREAM Act as an amendment to the 2008 Department of Defense Authorization Bill (S. 2919). However, three key points were commonly cited in opposition to the DREAM Act. First, there was a ..." (http://www.onlineusanews.com/dream-act-controversial-immigration-bill-6537.php)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Colorado Senator Promotes MBL Cap Increase Bill - January 18, 2010 by Credit Union Times - Udall, along with several six other senators co-sponsored S. 2919, which was introduced in December. The bill seeks to raise the MBL limit from 12.25% of a ...

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      As noted by Credit Union Times on January 18, 2010, " Udall, along with several six other senators co-sponsored S. 2919, which was introduced in December. The bill seeks to raise the MBL limit from 12.25% of a ... " (http://www.cutimes.com/News/2010/1/Pages/Colorado-Senator-Promotes-MBL-Cap-Increase-Bill.aspx)
    • Credit unions, banks spar over new lending plan - December 31, 2009 by Albany Business Review - The bill (S. 2919) would raise the cap on member business loans from 12.25 percent of a credit union's total assets to 25 percent. It also would increase, ...

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      As noted by Albany Business Review on December 31, 2009, " The bill (S. 2919) would raise the cap on member business loans from 12.25 percent of a credit union's total assets to 25 percent. It also would increase, ... " (http://albany.bizjournals.com/albany/stories/2010/01/04/story2.html)
    • Udall joins senators in effort to boost credit-union business lending - December 21, 2009 by Denver Business Journal - However, S. 2919 has a weighty group of cosponsors. In addition to Udall, those include Sens. Charles Schumer, DN.Y.; Joseph Lieberman, I-Conn.; ...

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      As noted by Denver Business Journal on December 21, 2009, " However, S. 2919 has a weighty group of cosponsors. In addition to Udall, those include Sens. Charles Schumer, DN.Y.; Joseph Lieberman, I-Conn.; ... " (http://denver.bizjournals.com/denver/stories/2009/12/21/daily26.html)
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