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CHA Revises Policy After Criticism Of “Supervouchers”

(CBS) — The Chicago Housing Authority is making changes to its voucher program after criticisms of so-called “supervouchers” that allow a handful to live in some of Chicago’s most expensive buildings. 157 more words

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Want Luxury Living - Get on Welfare

The Mobility Counseling Program administered by the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) is a benign name for welfare on steroids. I provides vouchers or in welfare lingo “super vouchers” that ask taxpayers to pay up to $4000 per month for Section 8 recipients to live in that “deluxe apartment in the sky”. 464 more words

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Students From CHA Celebrate Going Off To College

(CBS) – It can be a tough road from Chicago’s public housing to college, but it’s doable. On Wednesday, some 100 college-bound students who live in CHA got a heck of a send-off. 291 more words

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Budget Watchdog: CHA Hoarded Money For Housing Vouchers

CHICAGO (CBS) – A new report has found the Chicago Housing Authority socked away hundreds millions of dollars in reserves, while thousands of people have waited for housing subsidies. 235 more words

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Congressman wants to end CHA "supervouchers"

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock is seeking an end to a Chicago Housing Authority program that puts some of the city’s poorest residents into its highest priced apartments. 100 more words

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Congressman Schock Proposes To End CHA “Supervouchers”

(CBS) — Some Chicago Housing Authority Residents are getting government money to live in luxury buildings that most Chicagoans probably can’t afford, reports WBBM’s Terry Keshner. 148 more words

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