The CEO of Benton-based Community Financial and Services Bank took part in the 2017 Independent Community Bankers of America Summit at the White House this week. Betsy Flynn joined more than 100 other bank representatives to meet with President Donald Trump and other top officials to discuss lifting regulatory burdens that restrict community banks.
The head of the Kentucky International Center in Bowling Green said he is disappointed by President Trump’s proposed plan to restrict the flow of refugees to the U.S. Albert Mbanfu said it’s now unlikely that any Syrian refugees will be coming to Bowling Green. He added that it puts them in a real dilemma.
Trade uncertainty is a top concern for some Kentucky soybean industry representatives. Those sentiments were expressed at the 13th annual Soybean Promotion Day held at Murray State University on Tuesday.