Memo to Members and Partners Articles

January 21, 2020

Rep. Heck Introduces Legislation to Expand the National Housing Trust Fund

Representative Denny Heck (WA-10) introduced legislation on January 14 to expand the national Housing Trust Fund (HTF), with Representatives Clay (MO-01), Blumenauer (OR-03), and Perlmutter (CO-07) joining as original cosponsors. The “Fulfilling the Promise of the Housing Trust Fund Act” (H.R.…

November 25, 2019

Representative Waters and Senator Harris Introduce Housing Infrastructure Bill

House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) and Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) introduced on November 21, the “Housing is Infrastructure Act of 2019” (H.R.5187) to invest more than $100 billion to improve housing infrastructure and create jobs. The bill would provide a one-…