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Jennifer 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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Katie Havlovic / August 30, 2017 / Policy

Name: Doug Coward, Executive Director, SELF

CDFI: Solar and Energy Loan Fund (SELF)

City, State of Site Visit/ Meeting: Fort Pierce, FL

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Katie Havlovic / August 10, 2017 / Policy

Pictured (L-R): Romessea Lewis, BBIF Loan Processor; Inez Long, BBIF President/CEO; Rep. Stephanie Murphy; Lencia Marc, BBIF Commercial Credit Underwriter; Jasmine Gebon, BBIF Marketing and Communications Officer 

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