October 13, 2011

HUD Addresses LGBT Housing Discrimination

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Our guest blogger today is Kenneth J. Carroll, Director, HUD’s Fair Housing Assistance Program Division, Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity Cross posted from WhiteHouse.gov In a recent survey of 6,450 transgender and gender non-conforming persons, 19 percent reported having been refused a house or an apartment because of gender identity, and 19 percent reported […]

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April 14, 2011

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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April 7, 2011

HUD to Host Fair Housing Twitter Chat

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Hi I’m John Trasviña, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. I would like to invite you to talk directly with me about Fair Housing Month during a live Twitter chat on April 8 from 2:00 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern time. This month marks the 43rd anniversary of President Johnson signing the Fair Housing […]

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