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CBAI Meets with Senate Banking Committee Member Joe Donnelly (D-IN)

CBAI Vice President Federal Governmental Relations, David Schroeder, participated in an outreach meeting with U. S. Senate Banking Committee member Joe Donnelly D-Aug15-Joe DonnellyIndiana) on August 12, 2015.

The meeting was arranged by CBAI member William Smith, General Counsel of HomeStar Bank and Financial Services in Manteno, and attended by Shawn O’Brien, Director of the National Bank of St. Anne. During the constructive meeting O’Brien and Schroeder emphasized the dire need for immediate and meaningful community bank regulatory relief, discussed the state of the current regulatory environment, and cited the importance of authorizing de novo banking charters to maintain a vibrant and growing community banking sector of the financial services profession.

CBAI thanks Senator Donnelly for meeting to discuss these topics of great interest to Illinois community banks.