On June 25, 2018, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the “Credit Access and Inclusion Act of 2017” (H.R.435) on a voice vote.
NJ’s House members are urged to sign on to the “Dear Colleague” letter on HUD’s Suspension of AFFH Rule circulated by Representatives Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) and Keith Ellison (D-MN).
Please contact your representative and urge them to join U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman in signing on and supporting reinvestment into affordable housing.
The op-ed in The Hill, “The Affordable Housing Crisis and its Connection to the Gap between Wages and Rent,” includes data from NLIHC’s 2017 Out of Reach.
Rep. Keith Ellison sent a letter highlighting the Out of Reach data and inviting them to co-sponsor the Common Sense Housing Investment Act.