Washington, D.C. (Feb. 14, 2017)—Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) President and CEO Camden R. Fine released the following statement on the confirmation of Steven Mnuchin for Treasury secretary.
“ICBA and our nation’s nearly 6,000 community banks congratulate Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on his confirmation. As local communities face continuing economic challenges, we look forward to working together with Secretary Mnuchin and the entire Treasury team on pro-growth policies that will help community banks return economic prosperity to cities and towns throughout America.
“To help Congress and the Trump administration advance regulatory and tax reforms that will stimulate growth and investment, ICBA ’s Plan for Prosperity platform spotlights many common-sense reforms to overly complex capital, mortgage and small-business rules that inhibit access to much-needed capital.”
The Independent Community Bankers of America®, the nation’s voice for nearly 6,000 community banks of all sizes and charter types, is dedicated exclusively to representing the interests of the community banking industry and its membership through effective advocacy, best-in-class education and high-quality products and services.