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Mary Scott Hardwick / December 21, 2019 / Policy

The House and Senate have reached a $1.4 trillion spending agreement for Fiscal Year 2020, with a record-setting appropriation of $262 million for the CDFI Fund and an extension of the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program for one year with an increase in the allocation to $5 billion.

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/ December 13, 2019 / Events

Powered by the Sorenson Impact Center, Forbes debuted the "Forbes OZ 20: The Top Opportunity Zone Catalysts" on December 12. Comprised of ten trailblazing community...

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/ December 12, 2019 / Newswire

On October 22, First Nations Oweesta Corporation held “NEDTalks” (Native Economic Development Talks) as part of their day-long Native CDFI Convening at the OFN Conference in Washington, D.C.

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Dafina Williams / December 12, 2019 / Policy

For the first time in nearly 25 years, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) are moving closer to overhauling the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) regulatory framework.

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