The Homes for All campaign is organizing renters and other advocates from across the country to participate in a Renter Week of Action. This week, groups are holding demonstrations and rallies in dozens of cities and towns to draw attention to unjust evictions, rising rents and proposed cuts to HUD. Organizations can host their own event or join one already planned in their community. Homes for All has a social media kit for groups involved with a demonstration or looking to show their support.
Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy (R) had proposed in February to cut state spending by at least $650 million to provide a $3,000 permanent-fund dividend to every Alaskan without increasing taxes. After…September 3, 2019
From the Field: Massachusetts Governor Signs FY2020 Budget that Expands Investments for Affordable Homes
Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker (R) signed a $43.3 billion state budget for FY2020 on July 31. The final budget significantly expands investments in affordable homes to help families thrive and…August 26, 2019
From the Field: Ohio Legislature Expands Funding for the Ohio Housing Trust Fund for First Time in Sixteen Years
The final biennial budget passed by the Ohio Legislature on July 17 includes $5 million in new funding for the Ohio Housing Trust Fund. The $2.5 million for each year of the biennial falls short of…August 19, 2019