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Update on HUD Funding During Government Shutdown

As of this writing, a federal shutdown is in effect while Congress works on a Continuing Resolution to fund the government. While we hear that HUD is confident that February payments will be loaded and available to public housing authorities (PHAs), there is no guarantee of this. 72 more words

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Guidance on USAID Operations during a Lapse in Appropriations

The assistant administrator for Management at USAID’s Office of Human Capital and Talent Management sent a memorandum to principal officers, assistant administrators, and heads of independent offices concerning operations before and during a lapse in appropriations, based on the status of the most current legislative action. 

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House Republicans Weren't Looking Ahead

Republican lawmakers are running out of legislation that they can use to negotiate short-term spending bills, and Democrats are taking advantage of its implications.

Ignoring President Donald Trump’s comment, “Our country needs a good shutdown,” the Trump administration has repeatedly stated they wish to pass appropriations this Friday. 419 more words

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Pentagon balances secrecy, demands for more funding

The U.S. Senate and House of Representatives voted to approve a massive military budget of nearly $700 billion late last year and President Donald Trump has… 512 more words

HUD Sends HCV Funding "Get Ready" Letter

Earlier today, HUD’s Financial Management Center sent a letter informing PHAs of potential funding scenarios for Calendar Year (CY) 2018. The letter stated that the federal budget is currently being governed by a Continuing Resolution (CR) until Jan. 137 more words

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HUD Announces FY 2017 FSS Awards

On Friday, December 15, HUD announced $75 million in awards for the Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) program for the public housing, housing choice voucher, and project-based rental assistance programs. 101 more words

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