WASHINGTON, DC – December 13, 2019 – GrayRobinson’s government affairs and lobbying group released its weekly federal lobbying newsletter, The Golden Apple, reporting on the most recent issues, individuals, and discourse deemed fairest in Washington. The newsletter opens with a tribute to the late Paul Volcker, chair of the Federal Reserve Board from 1979 to 1987. It continues on to cover the recently proposed rules by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency to implement the Community Reinvestment Act. The newly approved eight bills by the House Financial Services Committee and the Securities and Exchange Commission issuing a new definition of “accredited investor” are also discussed. “Confirmations, Nominations, Departures,” “Next Week in Washington,” and “The Ellis Insight” sections conclude the newsletter. Read this week’s newsletter here.