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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 16, 2018 / Newswire

Today, the U.S. Department of Treasury's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced the recipients of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) Award.

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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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Dafina Williams / January 11, 2018 / Policy

More than three months into fiscal year (FY) 2018, Congress continues to negotiate a spending bill to fund the federal government for the rest of the year. Government funding is set to expire on Friday, January 19 after a continuing resolution was passed in early December.

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Liz Lopez / November 8, 2017 / Policy

On November 2, the House Ways and Means Committee released H.R. 1, "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act." H.R.

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