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Policy News from the Administration

HAC Recommends a Focus on Racial and Geographic Equity in FHFA Comments

HAC submitted comments in response to the Federal Housing Finance…
Policy News from the Administration

HAC Urges Census Bureau to Expand Data Offerings

The Housing Assistance Council (HAC) has submitted comments to…
Policy News from Congress

Updated October 20 – FY22 HUD Funding Bill Proposed in Senate

Updated, October 20, 2021 - The Senate Appropriations Committee…

HAC News: October 14, 2021

Vol. 50, No. 21 TOP STORIES Some funding needs get short-term…
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UPDATE – 120 organizations sign on to Support rural housing and capacity building in the Build Back Better Act

Thank you! With your help 120 organizations signed on Congressional…
Rural Research Note: Covid-19 in Rural America
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Rural COVID Cases are Starting to Decline, but the Delta Variant Hit Rural Communities Particularly Hard

The Housing Assistance Council presents updated data on the COVID-19…
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https://flic.kr/p/CpXy7x The U.S. Department of Agriculture

“Worst Case” Rental Housing Needs Changed Little from 2017 to 2019

Only 62 affordable rental units were available for every 100…
HAC in the News

Successful Farming – Rural America, Mostly White, is Becoming More Diverse

Successful Farming highlighted research from HAC and the Brookings…

HAC News: September 30, 2021

Vol. 50, No. 20 TOP STORIES Funding for early FY22 likely…

Registration for Virtual National Rural Housing Conference Coming Soon

A Message from HAC's President & CEO We’ve had a remarkable…

HAC News: September 16, 2021

Vol. 50, No. 19 TOP STORIES Fiscal year 2022 will start with…