Advocacy Events

Washington Summit - March 7-9 - Marriott Marquis - Washington D.C. 
Priorities for the Biden Administration & Congress
The balance of power in Washington has shifted, and with the new administration and Congress comes new opportunities to advance sound public policy on the issues facing banking. All of us are obligated to provide our real world expertise, perspective and assistance where needed. As the nation continues to address the immense economic shock caused by the pandemic and build a recovery plan, our industry is more important than ever.

Be the first to hear what lawmakers, regulators and the administration are planning in the weeks and months ahead. Pandemic response and relief, financial inclusion, and a host of other timely banking issues will be on the agenda. Your participation can have a direct impact on public policy discussions that affect our industry, customers and communities.

A strong banking industry is central to our nation’s economic recovery. Let’s deliver a unified and amplified voice when it matters most...
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Save the Date - MBA in Lansing | May



Weekly MBA Banker Roundtables 
The MBA Banker Roundtable continues on Tuesday mornings at 7:30 a.m. Fellow bankers and industry leaders from across the Midwest meet virtually with agency leadership and lawmakers.
You will not want to miss out on this opportunity to speak directly to key lawmakers about the need for commonsense policies and smart reform that will help Michigan's banks better serve their communities and grow the economy.

Register here to attend the meeting. For questions, please contact Alex Morris, Assistant Vice President, Advocacy here


Host Your Member of Congress in Your Bank!
MBA has extended invitations to the Michigan congressional delegation for our usual summer meetings at a bank in their district. As we begin to return to some semblance of normal it is important that public policy makers hear what banks need to keep their employees and customers safe and successfully re-open the Michigan economy. If your bank is interested in hosting your member of congress reach out to Alex Morris; amorris@mibankers.com for details!


Education Refund and Cancellation Policy for Conferences
The MBA will refund registration fees for cancellations received in writing more than three business days prior to the event. Exceptions to this policy will be made on a case-by-case basis.  All requests for cancellations and substitutions must be received in writing. Please send to mbaregistrations@mibankers.com