Feeling grateful this holiday season

And looking forward to an even better 2020 A Message from HAC…
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Congress Set to Pass FY20 Funding Bills Before Dec. 20 Deadline

On December 16, 2019 congressional negotiators released the text…
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Help Rural America Thrive on Giving Tuesday

Good things are happening in rural America. Be a part of it.…
Claudia Miranda and her mother, Martha Baltazar, in front of Martha’s home at Rosaleda Village in Wasco, Calif.

Federal Funding Extended to Dec. 20

Just before federal funding expired on November 21, 2019, Congress…
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Applications Due soon! HAC Seeks Proposals for Its Affordable Housing for Rural Veterans (AHRV) Initiative

HAC's Affordable Housing for Rural Veterans initiative supports…
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Senate’s HUD Funding Bill Lower than House for Many Programs

On September 19, 2019 the Senate Appropriations Committee approved…
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Updated Sept. 20: Senate Committee Votes to Keep Most Rural Housing Programs at FY19 Funding Levels

UPDATE September 20, 2019 - When HAC first posted about the bill,…
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HAC Comments on HUD's Proposed Rule Change for Mixed-Income Families

In May 2019 HUD proposed a change in regulations that would…
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Supreme Court Rules Citizenship Question on Census Needs a Better Rationale

The Supreme Court has ruled that including a citizenship question…
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USDA Extends and Expands Pilot to Help Nonprofits Preserve Rentals

USDA Rural Development (RD) has extended its efforts to help…
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House FY20 Rural Housing Spending Draft Released

Several USDA rural housing programs would receive increased funding…
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Infrastructure week to include focus on housing

In advance of Infrastructure Week later this month, Congress…