April 22, 2021
Sens. Sherrod Brown, Joe Manchin to address nation’s community banks
The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) will host hundreds of meetings with community bank leaders and key policymakers during the ICBA Capital Summit beginning April 27 to advance pro-community bank policies for the benefit of consumers and local communities nationwide.
With more than 60 new members in the 117th Congress, these collective meetings from all corners and communities across our nation will continue to bring greater awareness to ICBA’s legislative and regulatory agenda, supporting the dynamic and diverse financial services sector that promotes economic growth and job creation to create communities of prosperity.
Attendees will hear from the nation’s key influential policymakers, Senate Banking Committee Chairman Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairman Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.).
WHEN AND WHO
Tuesday, April 27 — ICBA Capital Summit General Session
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio)
11:05 – 11:15 a.m. (Eastern)
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.)
Noon – 12:30 p.m. (Eastern)
**Please note: only remarks from the keynote speakers listed above are open to press and on the record.**
For press credentials please contact Aleis Stokes at 202.821.4457 or [email protected] or Nicole Swann at 202.821.4458 or [email protected].
The Independent Community Bankers of America creates and promotes an environment where community banks flourish. ICBA 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.
With nearly 50,000 locations nationwide, community banks constitute 99 percent of all banks, employ more than 700,000 Americans and are the only physical banking presence in one in three U.S. counties. Holding more than $5 trillion in assets, over $4.4 trillion in deposits, and more than $3.4 trillion in loans to consumers, small businesses and the agricultural community, community banks channel local deposits into the Main Streets and neighborhoods they serve, spurring job creation, fostering innovation and fueling their customers’ dreams in communities throughout America. For more information, visit ICBA’s website at www.icba.org.