Racial Equity & Housing Justice

The Year in Review, The Path Forward  As noted in the Editorial Board letter, racial equity was at the forefront of so many policy, legal, and cultural discussions in 2020. Some were productive,…

February 22, 2021

NLIHC MEMO to Biden Transition Team

NLIHC sent a memo (see: https://bit.ly/3sZYL6F) on November 10 to then President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team outlining the ways the new administration can address one of the most critical…

February 22, 2021

Elections Provide New Path Forward

Voters throughout the country turned out in record numbers for the 2020 November election. The high voter turnout is notable considering there were so many safety questions with in-person voting due…

February 22, 2021

Message from the Editorial Board 12-1

Dear Readers, The year 2020 was a challenging one, to say the least. In March, most of the world went into lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But, due to unenforced protocols, a lacking…

February 22, 2021

Disaster Housing Recovery Coalition

The COVID-19 pandemic is uncharted territory for the country’s disaster response and recovery system. President Trump’s National Emergency Declaration on March 13, 2020 was the first time such a…

September 24, 2020

COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released an eviction moratorium valid through the end of 2020. The moratorium prevents eviction proceedings for eligible renters who…

September 24, 2020

Tenant Talk Volume 11, Issue 3: Policy Updates

NLIHC COVID-19 Policy Priorities  Please note that there might have been additional congressional action between the publication of this article and the date you are reading it. For the latest…

September 24, 2020

Getting Out to Vote

Housing Providers Step Up to Help Renters Vote Successfully A coalition of housing providers throughout the country has come together under the Our Homes, Our Votes: 2020 banner, committing to…

September 24, 2020

DNC & RNC Party Platforms

Affordable Housing Mentioned in Democratic & Republican Party Platforms  THE RECENTLY ADOPTED DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE 2020 PLATFORM AND THE PLATFORM APPROVED BY REPUBLICAN NATIONAL…

September 24, 2020