Join today’s (June 21) national HoUSed campaign call from 2:30 to 4 pm ET. We will be joined by Representative Ritchie Torres (D-NY), who will discuss the importance of protecting targeted housing investments in any final reconciliation bill, and we will share how advocates can use NLIHC’s advocacy tools to take action and demand robust funding for vital investments in housing for people with the lowest incomes. We will also be joined by Whitney Airgood-Obrycki from the Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS) at Harvard University, who will share findings from a recent report on the short-term benefits of emergency rental assistance. The team behind NLIHC’s End Rental Arrears to Stop Evictions (ERASE) project will discuss a new report, database, and interactive map showing how states are using State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds allocated through the “American Rescue Plan Act” for affordable housing and to address the needs of people experiencing homelessness. NLIHC’s Courtney Cooperman will share insights from a new report from NLIHC’s Our Homes, Our Votes project on organizing a successful ballot measure campaign for affordable homes. We will also receive updates from the field, hear the latest news from Capitol Hill, and more.
Join our upcoming (October 10) national HoUSed campaign call from 2:30 to 4 pm ET. Eric Tars of the National Homelessness Law Center will share a preview of his organization’s Human Right to Housing…September 29, 2023
Local Government Leaders Send Letter to Congress Urging Enactment of “Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act” to Expand and Reform Low-Income Housing Tax Credit
Nearly 200 local government leaders representing cities, counties, and other municipalities sent a letter to congressional leadership on September 21 urging enactment of the “Affordable Housing…September 25, 2023
Join Monday’s (September 25) national HoUSed campaign call from 2:30 to 4 pm ET. We will share the latest updates on negotiations over a final fiscal year 2024 spending bill and the prospects for a…September 22, 2023