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Housing and the Election Webinar: 5 Ways You Can Take Action

By Sarah Mickelson, NLIHC Director of Public Policy

Over the next few months, affordable housing and community development organizations have an opportunity to influence a number of critical issues before Congress and to help break through the noise of the presidential campaigns to make affordable housing an election issue. 118 more words

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Ephemerama #27

So what’s going on with race in this country? Why does it seem all of the sudden that there’s police shootings weekly, and then shortly afterwards there’s the obligatory “Black Lives Matter” protest; and afterwards that followed by the equally obligatory police or “good heart(ed)” “All Lives Matter” response to the response. 613 more words

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Important Webinar

The National Low Income Housing Coalition is offering an important seminar on August 15, 2016. The purpose of the seminar is to offer strategies for utilizing the National Housing Trust Fund. 82 more words

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Broad Coalition tells Congress to Give People with Criminal Records a Fair Chance at Housing

By Christina Libre, NLIHC Policy Intern

NLIHC sent a letter this week to Congress to support Representative Maxine Waters’ (D-CA) bold leadership in introducing the Fair Chance at Housing Act of 2016 (H.R. 304 more words

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National Low Income Housing Coalition to Host Webinar

The National Low Income Housing Coalition will host a webinar on Thursday July 76, 2016. The discussion will cover the crisis of the lack of affordable housing and use some of their reports as background information. 199 more words

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Little Connection Between Low Income Housing Tax Credits and Downward Mobility

Concern had been generated that Low Income Housing Tax Credit Projects actually cause downward mobility because many of these developments are located in low income neighborhoods. 271 more words

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Housing and Criminal Justice Reform

The National Low Income Housing Coalition recently hosted a seminar on the above topic. The gist of the discussion was that housing is a critical element for successful re-entry. 622 more words

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