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The Case For Section 8
Apr 04 2014
One of the most misunderstood and falsely maligned Federal programs in the United States is Section 8 of the United States Housing Act.
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The 5 biggest disagreements Republicans have on Obamacare
Thu Feb 16, 2017
Deep uncertainty and serious divisions within the Republican coalition about the way forward on Obamacare have surfaced in the new Congress, and they’ve put the future of...
New York City's Public-Housing Crisis
Tue May 19, 2015
For a long time, many American cities housed their poorest residents in giant public housing towers that had little going for them except for the fact they were affordable....
The Supreme Court’s next attack on civil rights: The justices will likely...
Thu Oct 09, 2014
Last Thursday the Supreme Court agreed to hear arguments in the case of Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. The Inclusive Communities Project. The case...
Huntsville opens Section 8 housing choice voucher wait list; everything yo...
Tue Apr 01, 2014
The Huntsville Housing Authority will accept online applications for the Section 8 housing choice voucher waiting list until 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15.
Lake County Housing Authority Opens Waiting List for Public Housing
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Lake County Housing Authority Opens Waiting List for Public Housing Scattered Sites on April 1st, 2014 After being closed for over 4 years, LCHA has opened its waiting...
Housing Authority looking into dialing back cuts to Section 8
Sun Mar 23, 2014
Sharon McKain learned in February that she had three months to move out. Her landlord was no longer renting to Section 8 voucher-holders because the Santa Clara County...
This One's Gonna Hurt: What Will Happen to Families Who Lose Their Homes B...
Wed May 15, 2013
When travelers recently felt the sting of airline delays due to sequestration, Congress quickly acted to provide additional money for air traffic controllers. As more cuts...
Sequestration Puts Rental Assistance Programs In Jeopardy
Sat Mar 02, 2013
Low-income families, veterans, senior citizens and disabled individuals waiting for assistance under the federal housing voucher program may have to wait even longer as...
75th Anniversary of the Wagner-Steagall Housing Act of 1937
Sat Sep 01, 2012
September 1, 2012 is the 75th anniversary of the Wagner-Steagall Housing Act, a piece of late-New Deal legislation that reflected the government’s recognition of adequate...
HowStuffWorks "Qualifying for Section 8 Housing"
Mon Jul 21, 2008
Because Section 8 is not considered an entitlement benefit, everyone who qualifies for a housing voucher doesn't necessarily receive one. According to recent estimates,...