Policy News- April 16, 2019

The House and Senate will be in recess and will be conducting district work weeks for the next two weeks. Congress will be back in session on April 22nd. Below are highlights of last week’s Congressional agenda. On Thursday, Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) introduced...

Industry News- April 16, 2019

USDA Announces Higher Limits Available for Farm Loans Under the new Farm Bill, farmers can receive up to $100,000 through multiple microloan programs that provide flexible access to credit for small, beginning, niche, and non-traditional farms. Source: ABC KHGI-TV...

Industry News- April 10, 2019

CDFI Fund Releases Annual Report on Activities According to the report, CDFI program awardees reported more than $11 billion in lending and investment activity, which financed nearly 16,000 businesses in 2018. Source: Novogradac Trump to Nominate Jovita Carranza as...

Policy News- April 10, 2019

The Small Business Administration has announced the National Small Business Week awardees for 2019. A few of the 17 categories broadcasted include: construction, contracting, outreach, exporting, research and development, lending, disaster recovery, manufacturing, and...