Congress failed to pass a stopgap funding measure, causing parts of the government including HUD to shut down at midnight on December 21, 2018.
President Donald Trump
President Donald Trump established the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council, to be chaired by HUD Secretary Ben Carson.
CBPP published a factsheet on two proposals which would raise rents and impose work requirements on vulnerable households which will increase homelessness.
On October 24, 2018, the Opioid SUPPORT Bill that addresses opioids and addictions was signed into law. President Donald Trump signed the bill.