Legislative & Policy
Current Legislative Issues
On May 21, the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Dr. Ben Carson, testified before the House Financial Services Committee at a hearing entitled “Housing in America: Oversight of the U.S.
More members of Congress and public housing authorities are speaking out against a proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development that would disallow undocumented immigrants from living in federally subsidized housing.
Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee and 22 Committee Democrats sent a letter to Ben Carson, Secretary of the U.S.
CLPHA Executive Director Speaks to Affordable Housing Finance about Benefits of Waters' Housing is Infrastructure Bill
In Affordable Housing Finance's (AHF) article discussing Rep.
CLPHA Welcomes Housing is Infrastructure Bill, Applauds Chairwoman Waters for Underscoring Importance of Public Housing
Public Housing is as much a part of the national infrastructure as Route 66, the Lincoln Tunnel, and the Hoover Dam.