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What house?

Owning a house has long since been part of the American Dream. It’s been so important to people immigrating to this country, people living in this country, that it’s interesting how unobtainable owning a house is today. 312 more words

Ben Carson wins Senate confirmation as housing secretary

Thursday retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson was confirmed by the Senate to become housing secretary in the Trump administration. Carson, a former Republican presidential candidate who battled Trump for the GOP nomination, was confirmed for the Cabinet position by a 58 to 41 vote. 262 more words

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Communities of Opportunity

Research in Chicago has shown that incentives to not have a significant impact in allowing low income households with vouchers to move to non traditional neighborhoods. 736 more words

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National Low Income Housing Coalition

The National Low Income Housing Coalition published a study which demonstrates what we all know,that the wait for Housing Choice Vouchers is very long and that extremely low income individuals are most adversely affected. 266 more words

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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. 127 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


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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