Statements & Briefs

March 28, 2023 – NALCAB, CRL, and National CAPACD Statement for the Record for the Subcommittee on Economic Growth’s Hearing

March 9, 2023 – NALCAB Statement for the Record for the U.S. House Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Monetary Policy Hearing

February 10, 2023 – NALCAB’s Analysis of President Biden’s 2023 State of the Union

December 6, 2022 – NALCAB Statement for the Record for the U.S. House Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on Diversity, and Inclusion Hearing

March 4, 2022 – NALCAB’s Response to President Biden’s First State of the Union

February 17, 2022 – NALCAB President & CEO Marla Bilonick’s Testimony Before the House Financial Services Committee – Ensuring Small and Minority-Owned Businesses Share in the Economic Recovery

February 17, 2022 – NALCAB, National CAPACD and CRL Written Testimony for House Financial Services Subcommittee Hearing

September 15, 2021 – Immigration Reform is Critical to the US Economy and Workforce

December 24 ,2020 – COVID Relief Package Provides Historic Support to Financial First Responders
Serving Communities of Color

July 21, 2020 – NALCAB Joins Senate Leaders; Civil Rights and Nonprofit Organizations in Supporting Jobs and Neighborhood Investment Act

June 29, 2020 – NALCAB joins CRL, Credit Unions, CDFIs, in joint statement on Supreme Court Decision in Seila Law LLC v. CFPB

June 4, 2020 – NALCAB’s Guide for Nonprofits Accessing CARES Act Funding

June 1, 2020 – NALCAB Public Statement: Police brutality and discriminatory prosecution against people of color undermines the economic strength of our nation

May 21, 2020 – Trump Administration Financial Regulator Lowers the Bar for Banks to Meet Community Reinvestment Requirements

May 5, 2020 – NALCAB’s Priorities for the CARES Act 2.0

April 17, 2020 – Solutions for Ensuring that Underserved Small Businesses and Nonprofits Benefit from the CARES Act

April 17, 2020 – NALCAB Calls on Congress to Fix the Broken Paycheck Protection Program by Setting Aside $60 Billion for Underserved Small Businesses and Non-Profits

April 10, 2020 – Aid for Small Businesses in Coronavirus Stimulus Legislation is Not Reaching Those Who Need It Most Urgently

April 7, 2020 – Community Development, Civil Rights and Small Business Organizations Call on Congress to Ensure Underserved Small Businesses and Non-profits Benefit from the CARES Act

April 3, 2020 – NALCAB’s Initial Analysis of the Federal Paycheck Protection Program Regulation

March 18, 2020 – NALCAB’s Recommendations for Responding to the Economic Crisis Resulting from the COVID-19 Pandemic

January 14, 2020 – NALCAB Testimony Before House Financial Services Subcommittee on the OCC’s Proposed CRA Rulemaking

September 4, 2019 – NALCAB Testimony Before the House Financial Services Committee on the topic: Examining Discrimination and Other Barriers to Consumer Credit, Homeownership, and Financial Inclusion in Texas

August 13, 2019 – DHS’s Anti-Immigrant “Public Charge” Rule Will Limit Economic Growth


Letters Archive

April 21, 2023 – NALCAB Comments on the Initial Proposals from the Federal Interagency Technical Working Group on Race and Ethnicity Standards

April 19, 2023 – NALCAB Letter to HUD on the Proposed AFFH Rule

December 16, 2022 – NALCAB Letter to the Interagency Community Investment Committee for Comments on the Community Investment RFI

December 5, 2022 – Joint Statement to the EPA on the implementation of the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund 

November 21, 2022 – NALCAB Letter to the CDFI Fund regarding the Minority Lending Designation noticed in the Federal Register

November 14, 2022 – NALCAB Letter on 2030 Census Preliminary Research published by the US Census Bureau in the Federal Register

October 19, 2022 – Joint Letter to the EPA on in support of the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund section 60103 of the Inflation Reduction Act

January 31, 2022 – NALCAB Letter to the White House Economic Policy Council on the Implementation of the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act

January 6, 2022 – Joint Comment Letter on the CFPB’s Proposed Rule to Implement Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Act (Data Collection on Lending to Women-Owned, Minority-Owned, and Small Businesses)

November 16, 2021 – Coalition Letter to Congressional Small Business Committees on Proposed SBA Direct Lending Program

September 24, 2021 – NALCAB Letter to US Senate Small Business Committee on Budget Reconciliation

April 13, 2021 – Coalition Letter to the CFPB on Payday Lending and Ability-to-Repay Protections

February 16, 2021 – NALCAB Comment Letter to the Federal Reserve on Proposed Changes to CRA

November 5, 2020 – NALCAB Comment on the CDFI Fund’s RFI on CDFI Certification

May 22, 2020 – Joint Letter to President and Congress: Make PPP Work for Underserved Small Businesses

April 14, 2020 – A Call to Action to Fix the CARES Act on Behalf of Underserved Small Businesses

April 10, 2020 – NALCAB Asks Federal Reserve to Open CARES Act Funding to CDFIs

April 9, 2020 – NALCAB Urges SBA to Deploy CARES Act Funding to Underserved Communities

April 6, 2020 – NALCAB Comment Letter to OCC on Proposed Changes to CRA

March 16, 2020 – NALCAB Opposes AFFH Proposed Rule

July 30, 2019 – NALCAB Supports OEM in SBA

March 14, 2019 – NALCAB Opposes CFPB Proposal to Rescind Payday Loan Regulations

March 13, 2019 – Hearing Request to House Financial Services Committee on CRA