17 Years Ago Today

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Jerry Hyden, Field Office Director, Oklahoma City HUD Office Today marks the 17th Anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing, one of the deadliest acts of domestic terrorism on American soil.  This cowardly act of terrorism killed 168 people, 19 of them children.  Thirty-five of the victims were my friends and our co-workers. While today I […]

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April 18, 2012

White House, HUD and Obama Administration Officials Host Pennsylvania Forum on Housing

Today, the White House, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) hosted a White House Forum on Housing to discuss programs and initiatives promoted by the Obama Administration that help responsible homeowners and struggling communities hit hardest by the housing […]

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Daily Housing News Round-Up

Today, Maurice Jones was sworn-in as HUD’s new Deputy Secretary. Chicago Tribune reports, HUD Secretary Donovan tours Pullman Wheelworks Apartments, a complex undergoing a transformation alongside the neighborhood. Philadelphia Magazine shines a light on a public-private housing initiative set to assist low-income LGBT seniors. Similarly, ground was broken for an affordable special-needs community Promise House […]

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HUD Welcomes Deputy Secretary Maurice Jones

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Welcome to the newest member of the HUD family – Deputy Secretary Maurice Jones! Deputy Secretary Jones comes to us from Norfolk, Virginia where he served as President of Pilot Media, the largest print and digital organization in Hampton Roads.  As HUD’s Deputy Secretary, Jones will manage the day-to-day operations of the Department as well […]

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