April 14, 2011

Updating the HOPWA Funding Formula

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The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is committed to working with our Federal and community partners to ensure the success of the national response to HIV/AIDS articulated in the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS). In my prior post, I described some of the activities we are undertaking and how community members can engage with […]

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Living Free: Celebrating the Accessibility Requirements of the Fair Housing Act

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Our guest blogger today is Bryan Greene, General Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity This week during the 43rd anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act, I asked one of my colleagues in the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO), […]

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April 12, 2011

AD-ucation

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Our guest blogger today is Lee Jones, Regional Public Affairs Officer, Region 10 (Idaho, Oregon, Alaska and Washington State) Like it or not, advertising works. Hit mute on the TV or spin the dial to another station all you want. But be sure, like the sand that gets in your shoes at the beach, ads […]

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It’s the Roof. Again.

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Last year about this time I blogged about our leaky roof. Well, the first lesson of home ownership is that “It’s always something!” and in our case, that something often seems to lead to the roof. A few short months after we had finally resolved our recurring leak in the foyer, another series of problems […]

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April 11, 2011

I Believe in HUD because…

HUD employees and stakeholders are in the business of improving lives. We believe that no one deserves to live on the streets… that people should be able to afford a place to live close to work… and that a child’s life outcomes should not be determined by the zip code they grow up in. HUD […]

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