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In the life of an ICBA lobbyist

In the life of an ICBA lobbyist

The word “lobbyist” might conjure up smoky backrooms and furtive meetings on park benches, but the reality is a little different. Two ICBA lobbyists take us behind the scenes at Capitol Hill, where they’re working hard to advance the community banking agenda.

Why the Time For Tax Reform is Now

The new political environment presents an opportunity to overhaul the tax code. ICBA will fight for community banks’ interests every step of the way By John Hand, ICBA first vice president of congressional relations Donald Trump’s historic victory on Nov. 8 signaled a momentum boost for comprehensive tax reform, long a Republican legislative priority. For