February 18, 2014

HUD’s Recovery Act Programs

Five years ago, a little less than a month after taking office, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. At the time, the private sector had cut almost 4 million jobs and the country was experiencing the worst recession since the Great Depression. Thanks to President Obama’s bold action, the Recovery […]

cont
December 6, 2013

NASA Helps Build Strong Cities and Communities

Cross posted from NASA.gov At NASA, we recognize that new space technologies and innovation are the underpinnings of all of our future missions and they feed directly into America’s economic well-being.  We also understand that for our nation to remain strong, our economy requires an advanced, globally competitive manufacturing community that invents and makes high-value-added […]

cont
July 24, 2013

A Message From HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan on the Affordable Care Act

The following video message from Secretary Donovan provides more information about the Affordable Care Act and its importance to the people HUD serves, HUD employees, and friends and family. Helping the more than 48 million Americans who are currently uninsured has been a priority for President Obama. Many of those uninsured individuals are low-income Americans […]

cont
June 13, 2013

Join the HUD-DOT-EPA Partnership for a Sustainable Communities Twitter Town Hall!

        On June 17, 2013, we invite you to participate in a virtual discussion with senior U.S. officials to commemorate the fourth year anniversary of the Partnership for Sustainable Communities in a 45-minute Twitter town hall meeting. The Partnership, a collaboration of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), U.S. […]

cont