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January 13, 2020

House Financial Services Committee to Hold Hearing on Affordable Housing Crisis

The House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing on January 14 at 10:00 a.m. ET, “On the Brink of Homelessness: How the Affordable Housing Crisis and the Gentrification of America Is Leaving Families Vulnerable.” The hearing will be held in 2128 Rayburn Office Building. Witnesses are:…

January 13, 2020

HUD Releases 2019 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress

HUD released The 2019 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR), Part 1, which provides estimates of homelessness in the U.S. The 2019 report estimates 568,000 people were experiencing homelessness in January 2019, which reflects a 3% increase since 2018 but a 12% decrease since 2007. Although the…

December 16, 2019

Robert Marbut Confirmed as Head of U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness

Members of the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) confirmed Robert Marbut as the new executive director on December 10. President Trump appointed Mr. Marbut, a community college professor and consultant to cities on homelessness, after removing Matthew Doherty, who served as director…