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Katie Havlovic / December 12, 2017 / Policy

On Thursday, December 7, Congress passed a short-term spending bill that will extend the fiscal year (FY) 2018 Continuing Resolution (CR) from December 8 to December 22, 2017. The House passed the bill by a 235-193 vote while the Senate passed the bill by an 81-14 vote.

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Liz Lopez / November 21, 2017 / Policy

On November 20, the Senate Committee on Appropriations released the FY18 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bill and

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Liz Lopez / November 21, 2017 / Policy

Last week, OFN hosted a Staying Connected Call with representatives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S.

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Liz Lopez / November 21, 2017 / Policy

On November 16, the House passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) by a 227-205 vote.

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Liz Lopez / November 10, 2017 / Policy

On November 9, the Senate Finance Committee released the Chairman’s mark of the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” as well as a 

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