Rep. Robin Kelly introduced a bill to expand the Rental Assistance Demonstration from the current cap of 60,000 units to be converted to 150,000.
In NJ there were a total of 174,234 subsidized units, with 93% occupied and a waiting list for an average of 26 months for admission.
One day United for Homes will be viewed as a groundbreaking movement that initiated America’s most substantial investment in affordable rental homes.
Advocates, including Monarch, are urging consideration of the FY15 Senate THUD bill that provides much better funding than the House bill.
The proposal would allow two or more PHAs to join to carry out the planning and administrative functions of the Housing Choice Voucher program.