Representative Donna Edwards (D-MD) cosponsored H.R. 1213, the Common-Sense Housing Investment Act, on January 9. The measure, which has been referred to the House Committee on Financial Services, now has 11 co-sponsors.
H.R. 1213 includes the United for Homes campaign’s proposed changes to the mortgage interest deduction, and applies the majority of revenue raised from the changes to the National Housing Trust Fund. Advocates are encouraged to contact their representative in Congress and ask him or her to cosponsor the measure.
View the text of H.R. 1213 at: http://1.usa.gov/1bexC4a