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).

House Appropriations Committee Passes FY 2016 THUD Bill

May 14, 2015

The House Appropriations Committee yesterday voted along party lines to pass the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) funding bill.  With the exception of

Congress Adopts Concurrent Resolution on FY 2016 Budget

May 07, 2015

For the first time in six years, both houses of Congress have adopted a concurrent budget resolution—the final product of negotiations between the Senate and House

House FY 2016 THUD Bill Cuts Critical Housing Programs

April 29, 2015

Earlier today, the House Transportation-Housing and Urban Development (THUD) Appropriations Subcommittee held its mark-up of the

Financial Services Subcommittee Considers Private Sector Participation in Affordable Housing

April 22, 2015

On April 16, the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance held a hearing on “The Fu

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