September 23, 2013

Secretary Donovan and the Future of Our Cities

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On Friday, Secretary Donovan traveled to New York City to speak at the TED City 2.0 Conference about poverty and the future of our cities.  He discussed why it’s so important for us to collaborate and connect with each other so that we may tackle poverty and push to shape a better future for our […]

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September 18, 2013

After the Storm: HUD’s Role in the Colorado Disaster Relief Effort

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For generations, Colorado has been prized for its vivid and diverse landscape. The state encompasses most of the Southern Rocky Mountains and is world-renown for its skiing, hiking and numerous other opportunities for outdoor adventure. Yet in recent years, I’m afraid Colorado’s natural beauty has become synonymous with disaster and tragedy. The devastating fires of […]

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September 4, 2013

Changes to Reverse Mortgages Will Protect Consumers

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HUD has a long history of helping our nation’s seniors find quality, affordable housing.  With the help of initiatives like our Section 202 housing and Assisted Living Conversion Programs (ALCP), we make sure to set aside some of our housing assistance resources for our most vulnerable elderly populations – promoting their independence and inclusion in […]

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