Legislature Returns to Montgomery

JANUARY 9, 2018 — Legislators return to Montgomery today for the fourth and final regular session of the current election cycle. Representatives and senators convened at noon to handle ceremonial matters such as the introduction of bills and resolutions. Later tonight, they will gather ...Read More

Textbook Advocacy

By Rob Nichols, American Bankers Association President & CEO Washington is anything but textbook these days, which can make the advocacy work of state and national trade associations a challenge. But the recent tax reform effort proves that certain staples of effective advocacy—functions at ...Read More

ADA Website Accessibility Update 

The recent wave of ADA class actions submitted by serial plaintiff attorneys to enforce the WCAG 2.0 standard showed initial signs of abating due in part to the successful efforts from a number of banker associations and state attorneys general. One state bankers association successfully reached an agreement with a disability ...Read More

Making Things Happen

By Rob Nichols, American Bankers Association President & CEO You’ve heard the saying that there are three kinds of people in the world: people who make things happen, people who watch things happen and people who wonder what happened. In my experience, the women ...Read More