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Policy News from the Administration
Policy News from the Administration

HAC Supports USDA’s Interest in Racial Justice, Equity, and Underserved Communities

Federal policy and programs benefit some areas of the United…
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Updated 7/16 – FY22 Funding Bill Moves Forward in House

Update, July 16, 2021 - The House Appropriations Committee has…
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HAC Supports Fair Housing Rule

HAC has submitted comments strongly supporting HUD's decision…

HAC lends expertise to profile of rural housing affordability challenges in Joshua Tree

Lance George, HAC's Director of Research and Information, provided…
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HAC Recommends Federal Actions for Rural Equity

HAC submitted comments in response to an Office of Management…
Policy News from Congress

Updated – Draft House Bill Proposes Higher Rural Housing Spending

July 1, 2021 - The full House Appropriations Committee approved…
Policy News from Congress

Congressional Hearing Addresses Refinancing for Rural Homeowners

On May 6, 2021 the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture…
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The First Figures from the 2020 Census Are Released

The U.S. Census Bureau announced that the population of the…
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Biden Budget Outline Calls for More HUD Funding and Expanded Rural StrikeForce

April 9, 2021 - The Biden Administration's first budget request,…