Ideas. Action. Results.

Housing Mobility Demonstration Would Help Families Move to Opportunity

Niki Deininger, Andy Winkler / Blog June 21, 2018

Amidst the country’s shortage of affordable homes, the Housing Choice Voucher program offers support for low-income families to relocate to neighborhoods with lower poverty.

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New BPC Report Calls for More Collaboration between HUD and HHS

Housing / Press Release June 4, 2018

Federal health and housing policies should be more tightly linked to improve the health outcomes and quality of life for vulnerable Americans.

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HUD-HHS Partnerships

Housing / Research June 4, 2018

BPC highlights the importance of safe, affordable housing—recognizing that the integration of health and housing has the potential to improve outcomes and reduce costs.

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Healthy Homes Equal Healthier Lives: A Discussion with HUD Secretary Ben Carson

Housing / June 8, 2018 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET

Join us for a discussion with HUD Secretary Ben Carson on the administration’s health and housing priorities and partnerships.

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Former BPC Housing Director Tapped for HUD Deputy

Housing / Press Release May 4, 2017

BPC applauds President Trump’s decision to nominate Pam Patenaude to serve as deputy secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Tackling America’s Affordable Rental Housing Crisis

Housing / Press Release February 22, 2017

The new administration and Congress should make additional investments in federal rental assistance programs and affordable rental supply a priority.

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Forging an Enduring Bipartisan Consensus on Affordable Rental Housing

Housing / Research February 22, 2017

Policymakers have an opportunity to forge an enduring bipartisan consensus on affordable rental housing. There is more agreement between the two political parties than one might think. The question is whether lawmakers can find the political will to devote to the effort and the resources to make significant progress.

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4 steps Ben Carson should take as HUD secretary

Housing / News January 10, 2017

Dr. Ben Carson, President-elect Trump’s choice to serve as HUD secretary, is uniquely positioned to spearhead a national effort to better integrate health care and supportive services with housing.

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A Challenge to a Ginnie Mae-Based Approach to Housing Finance Reform

Michael A. Stegman / Blog December 20, 2016

Michael Bright and Ed DeMarco’s proposal to end the conservatorship of the GSEs would use the Ginnie Mae platform to create a new secondary mortgage market.

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Connecting Senior Health and Housing: A Regional Forum in Miami

Housing / November 10, 2016 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

Florida is home to the highest proportion of residents over age 65—19 percent in comparison to a national average of 13.7 percent.

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