Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Jennifer Vasiloff / June 4, 2018 / Newswire

OFN joins the CDFI Coalition and the CDFI community to call on the House of Representative to restore funding for CDFI Fund programs. The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) passed its funding bill for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019, providing only $191 mi

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Jennifer Vasiloff / May 24, 2018 / Policy

On May 8, OFN’s Board of Directors met with senior officials from the Department of Treasury and staff from the Senate FSGG Appropriations subcommittee.

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Jennifer 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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Jennifer 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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