As Housing Act Passes Congress, Questions Emerge

is urban renewal; Eisenhower’s 1954 Housing Act called for urban renewal by name. While couched in terms of eliminat ing urban blight-and, in part, intending to do that-the con cept of urban renewal, which had been present in a more minor way in the 1949 housing act, was brought to the fore.

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WASHINGTON – Two days after celebrating martin luther king Jr.’s birth, the Supreme Court will consider weakening a federal housing discrimination law passed. voting is too much, Congress must.

This "Equality Act" extends federal protections to include sexual orientation, gender identity and pregnancy, that is, abortion. HR 5 applies to employment, housing, rental, public accommodation and more. In addition, the terms "sexual orientation" and "gender identity" will be defined to mean "pregnancy, childbirth or a related medical condition."

Last week, Congress passed the Family First Prevention Services Act, a sweeping reform of the child welfare system as part of a larger spending package. The measure allows states to use federal foster care matching funds for prevention services addressing mental health, substance use and parenting skills to keep at-risk children from entering.

 · The Voting Rights Advancement Act was introduced in the House of Representatives by Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL) on June 21, 2017, and in the Senate by Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) on June 22, 2017. For more information, please contact legislation@hrc.org. read about other Federal Legislation pertinent to the LGBTQ community here.

"The [Equality Act] is anything but equal, and enshrines a federally-mandated belief system that if you don’t agree with it – you’ll be punished," says Rep. Jody Hice.

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Last week Mueller emphasized he had not exonerated Trump on the question of whether he obstructed justice – in effect leaving.

Obama: “All-star” Julin Castro to lead HUD Archer’s candidate, Phil Hardberger, a 71-year-old former judge, had been trying to paint the 30-year-old Castro as too young and callow to lead the city. In 2014, Obama picked him to replace Shaun.

Senate Embarrasses Themselves In Facebook Hearing House passes Himes' SERVE Act | CONGRESSMAN JIM HIMES – WASHINGTON, DC- Today, the House of Representatives passed Congressman Jim Himes’ (CT-04) bill, HR 3634, the Securing Electronic Records for Veteran’s Ease, or SERVE, Act.. The SERVE Act would make it easier for veterans to secure housing by requiring the Department of Veteran Affairs make documentation of Post 9/11 GI Bill monthly housing stipend accessible and available online.

Among its provisions was the portion known as Title VIII, better known as the Fair Housing Act (FHA). The FHA was enacted to protect people against any kind of discrimination when renting an apartment, buying a home, or obtaining financing for a home loan.

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