This is a critical moment to support federal funding for housing and community development. The Congressional Appropriations Committees are deciding how much money to allocate for FY 2014 funding for affordable [...]
Action Alert: Ask Your Member of Congress to Sign On and Support Funding for the HOME Investments Partnership Program (HOME)
Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH) is circulating the “Dear Colleague” letter below among her colleagues in the House of Representatives. Representative Fudge’s letter asks members of the House Appropriations Committee to provide at least $1.6 billion of funding for the HOME Program in FY 2014. Please urge your Member of Congress in the House of Representatives to sign onto this letter. The deadline for House Members to sign the letter is close of business Tuesday, April 9.
Congress has been working on the annual appropriations bills to fund the federal government. Read IACED’s last blog post here. On November 14, a joint House and Senate conference committee [...]
In this week’s paper, the Indiana Business Journal reports that because of federal budget cuts to the Workforce Investment Act (WIA), Indiana lost $11.3 million. That is a loss of [...]
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced today that $3.6 million in Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grants will be awarded in fiscal year 2011 to assist in the transformation, rehabilitation and preservation of public housing and privately owned HUD-assisted housing.
On February 1, President Obama released the fiscal year (FY) 2011 budget proposal for the U.S. Department of Treasury. The Treasury budget includes two policy initiatives which will be of [...]
On February 1, President Obama released the Administration’s fiscal year (FY) 2011 budget for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), which proposes funding levels for various housing [...]
IACED has learned from one of our national partners that HUD Secretary Donovan and other officials will announce NSP2 grantees tomorrow, January 14, 2010. IACED understands there were 482 applicants, [...]
Congress has passed the conference report for the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2009 (HR 3288), an omnibus spending package that provides FY 2010 funding for the U.S. Department of Housing [...]