The nation needs its housing assistance programs to be as efficient and effective as possible, and this legislation -- the Housing Opportunities Through Modernization Act (HOTMA) -- would take major steps toward that goal.
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CHICAGO -- Mayor Rahm Emanuel's housing agency has been pulling hundreds of millions of dollars from a fund earmarked for its affordable housing progr...
So many children have lost ground as the trumped-up fear of excessive debt children did not cause has been used by some in Congress to cut safety net programs we know work.
Across the country, there is simply not enough housing assistance to meet the need. It's time federal housing spending gave higher priority to ensuring that families don't end up on the street.
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) defended Republicans' plan to cut $60 billion from current spending levels, including $1.4 billion in job traini...
Change is hard. But when it comes to public housing, change is desperately needed.
we need to "reset" our national housing policy -- to focus not only on homeownership, but to invest in quality rental housing as well.
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