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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / April 17, 2018 / Policy

This month, the retirement of longtime Senator and Appropriations Committee Chairman Thad Cochran (R-MS) resulted in a shuffling of subcommittee leadership.

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Katie Havlovic / March 29, 2018 / Policy

The fiscal year (FY) 2019 appropriations process is completely underway.

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Dafina Williams / March 29, 2018 / Policy

Nearly six months after the start of fiscal year (FY) 2018, Congress finalized the FY2018 omnibus spending bill to fund the federal government through September 30, 2018.

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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / March 7, 2018 / Policy

Congress has yet to finalize an agreement on FY2018 spending levels, and work is already starting on the FY2019 appropriations process.

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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / January 31, 2018 / Policy

Each new year brings new challenges and opportunities for CDFIs, and 2018 is no different. We expect another challenging year for federal policies and programs affecting CDFIs.

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