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Dafina Williams / June 4, 2019 / Policy

On June 3, the House Appropriations Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) Subcomittee approved its FY 2020 appropriations bill which included $300 million for the CDFI Fund, the h

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Anthony Wilder Puzzuoli / June 3, 2019 / Newswire

OFN’s Southeast Regional Meeting took place on Tuesday, May 21, in balmy Jacksonville, Florida.

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Jamal Habibi / May 29, 2019 / Policy

During their May 14th visit to Washington, D.C., OFN’s Board of Directors hit the ground running by holding 17 meetings with federal policymakers. Board members met with four U.S. Senators, four senior federal agency officials, and numerous legislative staffers.

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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / May 28, 2019 / Policy

On May 23, the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) allocated $3.5 billion in New Market Tax Credits to 73 community development entities (CDEs) through the 

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