• November 6, 2017
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    The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) urges the House Committee on Ways and Means to amend the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, H.R. 1, to preserve tax-exempt private activity Housing Bonds, which are so important to our nation's affordable housing efforts, as they make both affordable rental homes and homeownership opportunities available to working families of modest means.

  • November 1, 2017
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    The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) held its 2017 Board election on October 15 in Denver during the association’s 47th Annual Conference & Showplace.

  • October 31, 2017
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    The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) recognized 18 state Housing Finance Agency (HFA) programs for innovation and excellence on October 16 during the association's Annual Conference and Showplace in Denver, attended by 1,000 member affordable housing leaders and professionals.

  • September 27, 2017
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    Responding to the “Unified Framework for Fixing Our Broken Tax Code” released today, the National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) commends the Trump Administration and Republican congressional leaders for retaining the Low Income Housing Tax Credit.

  • August 1, 2017
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    National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) President Grant S. Whitaker testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance during an August 1 hearing on “America’s Affordable Housing Crisis: Challenges and Solutions.” Whitaker addressed the nation’s critical need for affordable housing and the roles the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) and tax-exempt private activity Housing Bonds (Housing Bonds) play in responding to that need.

  • May 11, 2017
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    The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) commends the Public Broadcasting Service’s (PBS) Frontline for attempting in its May 9 broadcast to shine light on the affordable rental housing crisis and our country’s response. Sadly, Frontline missed this rare opportunity to tell a broad national audience the true story of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) and the important efforts underway in Congress to strengthen and expand this vital program.

  • March 8, 2017
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    The National Council of State Housing Agencies congratulates Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) on the introduction of the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017, which would expand and further strengthen the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) program.

  • March 3, 2017
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    The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) congratulates Dr. Ben Carson on his confirmation as Secretary of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • December 6, 2016
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    The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) congratulates Dr. Ben Carson on his nomination to lead the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) as its next Secretary.

  • May 19, 2016
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    The National Council of State Housing Agencies Commends Senators Cantwell and Hatch for Introducing The Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2016