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ADVOCATE – DECEMBER 12, 2018

PHADA Comments on HUD’s Proposed Moving to Work Expansion Operations Notice

On November 26, PHADA submitted comments on HUD’s recent version of its Operations Notice applicable to the 100 agency Moving to Work (MTW) expansion authorized in the 2016 appropriations statute. HUD had published an initial version of this notice in January 2017 which was broadly critiqued at the time.

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ADVOCATE – NOVEMBER 28, 2018

President’s Forum: Changes Coming in Congress

I noted in my late August column that, due to retirements and other factors, we could expect a lot of personnel changes in Congress even before the votes were counted. Now that Election Day has come and gone, the political lay of the land we will be dealing with for the next two years is much clearer.

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ADVOCATE – NOVEMBER 14, 2018

PHADA and Member HAs Join with HUD to Address Landlord Participation in the Voucher Program

As part of an effort by HUD to increase landlord participation in the Housing Choice Voucher Program, HUD asked PHADA to convene an expert panel of its members in late October to address programmatic barriers, incentives and other ways to attract and retain landlords.

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ADVOCATE – OCTOBER 31, 2018

HUD Reverses Course on Unfair ACC

In important news, Dominique Blom, HUD’s Acting Assistant Secretary for PIH, informed the Directors of PHADA, NAHRO, and CLPHA on October 15 that HUD will pull back its revised version of the Annual Contributions Contract (ACC). PHADA has been strongly advocating this action since the spring...

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ADVOCATE – OCTOBER 17, 2018

President’s Forum: Another Year, Another CR

October 1 has now come and gone, and with that, we are now in federal fiscal year 2019. For the first time in years, Congress was able to complete work on time on a large portion of the overall federal budget. In fact, Politico reported that the mammoth $854 billion spending bill signed into law... 

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ADVOCATE – OCTOBER 3, 2018

PHADA Announces Launch of New Website

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ADVOCATE – AUGUST 22, 2018

President’s Forum: Big Changes Coming in Congress

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ADVOCATE – AUGUST 8, 2018

Groups Continue to Raise Concerns with HUD on the New Annual Contributions Contract

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ADVOCATE – JULY 25, 2018

President’s Forum: Please Ask Your Reps. to Join Public Housing Caucus

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ADVOCATE – JULY 11, 2018

PHADA Raises Concerns with the New Annual Contributions Contract

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ADVOCATE – JUNE 27, 2018

Senate Appropriations Committee Marks-up Its FY 19 T-HUD Appropriations Bill

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ADVOCATE – JUNE 13, 2018

HUD Publishes Three New Assessment of Fair Housing Notices – Likely to Extend AFH Delays

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ADVOCATE – MAY 30, 2018

House T-HUD Marks Up FY 19 Appropriations Bill

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ADVOCATEMAY 2, 2018

Presidents Forum: Why Congress Increased the Capital Fund

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ADVOCATE – APRIL 18, 2018

Additional Policy and Program Provisions in Final 2018 Appropriations Law Are Noteworthy

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ADVOCATE – APRIL 4, 2018

President Trump Signs Massive Spending Bill

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ADVOCATE – MARCH 21, 2018

Presidents Forum: Proposed Budget Includes Flawed, Misleading Assumptions

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ADVOCATE – MARCH 7, 2018

PHADA Advocates to Appropriators for FY 2018 Funding

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ADVOCATE – FEBRUARY 21, 2018

Congress Reaches a Two-Year Budget Deal

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ADVOCATE – FEBRUARY 7, 2018

PHADA Submits Comments In Response to HUD’s Proposed FSS Performance Measurement System

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ADVOCATE – JANUARY 10, 2018

Congress Passes Major Tax Reform Legislation

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