This victory reminds us that persistence ultimately leads to progress. In the words of Nelson Mandela, ‘it always seems impossible until it is done.
On September 23, 2014, Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop endorsed the National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) United for Homes Campaign.
This bill establishes a national goal to cut poverty in half in ten years while providing the resources and good paying jobs to achieve that goal.
The need for affordable rental housing and job and business investment in disadvantaged communities has only grown since the Great Recession.