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Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
August 10, 2011
HUD's future funding levels were likely wounded when President Barack Obama signed the Budget Control Act of 2011 into law on Aug. 2, establishing discretionary spending limits for each of the...
Announcements, Federal News
August 09, 2011
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has launched a redesign of the Homelessness Resource Exchange (HRE), the primary website for HUD grantees and homelessness providers to access...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
July 27, 2011
NLIHC
In a July 13 letter, HUD notified Westchester County, NY that it has rejected certification that the county is affirmatively furthering fair housing (AFFH). According to the National Low Income...
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
July 20, 2011
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) affirmed its support for "Opening Doors: The Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness" at a July 12 meeting. In...
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
July 18, 2011
Connecticut's 25 attendees to the National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) Conference in Washington met July 14-15 with housing staff for both of Connecticut's Senators and all five...
Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
July 15, 2011
Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
July 14, 2011
NAEH
In preparation for the 2011 Capitol Hill Day, which takes place after their national conference on Friday, the National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) has published materials from its July 7...
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
July 14, 2011
The Partnership's Shelby Mertes and 25 others from Connecticut - providers of housing and services, advocates, and people who have experienced homelessness - are among 1400 individuals from...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
July 14, 2011
U.S. House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Chair John Mica (R-FL) proposed cutting $35-42 billion per year over six years for a total of $230 billion or 34% from the current federal...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
July 13, 2011
Rep. Gary Miller (R-CA) introduced a bill on July 6 that would end the conservatorship of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government sponsored enterprises (GSEs) and would create a single new...
 

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