The Week Ahead—Feb. 8, 2021

Good morning! Welcome to another extraordinary week in Washington. Beginning Tuesday, Feb. 9, former President Donald Trump faces an historic second impeachment trial in the Senate.

The Week Ahead

Good morning and happy Monday! Welcome to October; or as 2020 would say, “hold my beer.”

The Week Ahead

Good morning! And congratulations—you’ve made it through another month of 2020! Only five more months to go! Just don’t open any unsolicited seed packets…

Senate Confirms Dana Wade as FHA Commissioner

he Senate yesterday confirmed Dana Wade as FHA Commissioner by a 57-40 vote. The Mortgage Bankers Association strongly supported Wade’s nomination.

The Week Ahead

Congress was expected to reconvene today. The Senate is here; the House is not. House Democrats decided last week that the proximity of 435 Members—some wearing face masks, some defiantly not—was not prudent, particularly in a city that saw its highest death tolls yet from the coronavirus over the past several days.

MBA Advocacy Update

MBA remains active on efforts regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In this week’s communication, you will find several updates pertaining to industry efforts to provide relief to both our members and their customers.