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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…
Policy News from the Administration

Biden Budget Outline Calls for More HUD Funding and Expanded Rural StrikeForce

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

HAC and NEA team up to celebrate rural stories – in photos

With support from the National Endowment for the Arts, HAC is…
Redefining Nonmetro - What does OMB's Changes to the MSA Definition Mean

OMB Needs to Hear from You on This Important Issue!

The Housing Assistance Council encourages rural communities and…
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HAC Celebrates Signing of American Rescue Plan Act

March 11, 2021 – Today is a historic day as President Biden…
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HAC Weighs In on The Federal Reserve’s CRA Plan

The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) is vitally important to…