House Passes Budget Deal Allowing Increased Discretionary Spending and Lifting Debt Limit

October 29, 2015

Last night, the House passed HR 1314, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, by a vote of 266 to 167.

HOME Coalition Report and Briefing Raises HOME’s Profile in Congress

October 28, 2015

Earlier today, the HOME Coalition, which NCSHA chairs, unveiled its just-released report, Building HOME: The HOME Invest

Presidential Candidates Address Affordable Housing at New Hampshire Housing Summit

October 22, 2015

The need for affordable housing is often absent as a discussion topic in presidential debates and typically does not play a major role in the candidates’ policy platforms.

Government Shutdown Averted

October 01, 2015

Late September 30, President Obama signed a continuing resolution (CR) funding government programs through December 11, thereby forestalling a government shutdown.

House Financial Services Chairman Seeks Recommendations for Restructuring HUD and Improving the Delivery of Housing Resources

September 15, 2015

In commemoration of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)’s 50th anniversary, House Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) has issued a

HOME Coalition Organizes Nationwide Grassroots Effort to Save HOME

August 12, 2015

Over the past few weeks, the HOME Coalition -- led by the National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) --- has spread the word about the need to protect and restore funding for the HOME Inves

Senate Appropriations Committee FY 2016 THUD Bill Virtually Eliminates HOME

June 25, 2015

Earlier today, the Senate Appropriations Committee voted 20 to 10 to pass the Fiscal Year

Senator Boxer Leads Letter in Support of HOME and Housing Trust Fund

June 15, 2015

On June 5, Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and 30 other Senators (28 Democrats and two Independents) sent a

House Passes FY 2016 Housing Appropriations Bill

June 12, 2015

On June 9, the House voted 216 to 210 in favor of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD) funding bill (H.R. 2577).

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