Please email Senators Menendez and Booker today and ask them to speak forcefully against the House spending bill and in favor of the Senate bill.
Only 24% of the eligible households receive housing assistance – this translates into only one in four households wins the housing assistance lottery.
The Senate bill would either lock in the loss of 70,000 vouchers or require families with meager resources to absorb increases in housing costs.
A Roadmap to Ending Homelessness, lays out a comprehensive approach that advocates hope the briefing book will motivate the next administration to implement these well-tested interventions immediately.
Priced out of their Section 8 apartments, they do not have the money for moving expenses or a security deposit and face uncertainty about where they will live.
On October 5, 2012, HUD published the Final Fair Market Rents for the Housing Choice Voucher Program and Moderate Rehabilitation Single Room Occupancy Program Fiscal Year 2013 in the Federal Register.
On August 13, 2012, HUD published the Proposed Fair Market Rents for the Housing Choice Voucher Program and Moderate Rehabilitation Single Room Occupancy Program Fiscal Year 2013 in the Federal Register.