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Affordable Housing & Healthcare Reform Workshop

Implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is happening fast in California and will have a huge impact on affordable housing and health care for low-income families, children, single adults, seniors and people with disabilities.

Come and join us in a workshop to learn how you and your affordable housing organization will be impacted by these upcoming changes in this workshop from SCANPH, partnered with Care1st.

Revising the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Hearing Scheduled

CRA Bill To Be Introduced

(from the National Community Reinvestment Coalition) The National Community Reinvestment Coalition is confirming that a hearing on "Revising the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA)" has been scheduled in the House Financial Services Committee on Tuesday, September 21st at 2:00 pm.

In addition, in a meeting with John Taylor, Joe Kriesberg, Lou Finfer, and Tom Callahan late yesterday, Chairman Barney Frank confirmed that a CRA bill would be introduced shortly.

Senate Approves Minimum 9 and 4 Percent Housing Credit Rates

(from the ACTION Campaign) Today the Senate Finance Committee approved the Expiring Provisions Improvement Reform and Efficiency (EXPIRE) Act of 2014, which would extend dozens of expired and expiring tax provisions.

High Rents Make Housing Unaffordable In Southern California

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 24, 2014

CONTACT:    Robert Dhondrup, Director of Communications
                     (213) 480-1249 ext. 237 or rdhondrup@scanph.org

 High Rents Make Housing Unaffordable In Southern California

Thank You! Over 3,000 Organizations Sign On To National Letter.

Thank you. SCANPH members' helped make a difference in our request for signing on in support of a national letter to Congressional leaders, urging them to allocate the highest possible levels of funding to programs protecting economic and transit opportunity, as well as ensuring a safe and stable home for all Americans.
 
A letter signed by 3,267 organizations was delivered yesterday to Congressional leadership. To read the letter click here.

 

Tax Reform Act of 2014 Would Preserve Housing Credit


(from the ACTION Campaign) In Washington, Congressional House Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) released his long-awaited comprehensive tax reform discussion draft, the Tax Reform Act of 2014. The National ACTION Campaign (of which SCANPH is a member),  is reporting that the draft preserves the Low-Income Housing Credit, even while eliminating dozens of corporate tax expenditures in order to bring top corporate rates down to 25 percent.

Help Protect HUD Funding for FY 2015

This is a critical moment to support federal funding for housing and transportation programs that benefit low- to moderate-income households. The Congressional Appropriations Committees are currently deciding how much money to allocate to FY 2015 funding for the subcommittees on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD). This will determine the FY 2015 funding available to the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Department of Transportation.

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