Statement of Richard Hunt, President and CEO, Consumer Bankers Association in Response to Senate Banking Chairman Tim Johnson’s Announcement that He Will Not Seek Re-Election in 2014

March 26, 2013
Jean Marie Bunton

Washington, D.C. (March 26, 2013) – “We thank Senator Johnson for three decades of service to our country and to the people of South Dakota.  His steadfast leadership to ensure consumers are safe in an ever-changing financial landscape will be his legacy.  We wish him and his family well.”

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The Consumer Bankers Association (CBA) is the trade association for today's leaders in retail banking - banking services geared toward consumers and small businesses. The nation's largest financial institutions, as well as many regional banks, are CBA corporate members, collectively holding two-thirds of the industry's total assets. CBA’s mission is to preserve and promote the retail banking industry as it strives to fulfill the financial needs of the American consumer and small business.

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