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This morning, the House passed the Build Back Better Act, H.R. 5376, by a vote of 220-to-213. The legislation includes the largest expansion of the Housing Credit program since its inception in 1986 and would finance an estimated 811,900 affordable rental homes over 2022-2031, housing nearly 1.9 million low-income people. The almost $12 billion in
Today on this Veterans Day, ACTION honors the brave people who served on the Armed Forces. Thank you to all veterans nationwide for your service to protect our home! Unfortunately, many veterans do not have homes to call their own. In 2020, more than 37,000 veterans were without homes on
Today, the ACTION Campaign is excited to announce the official launch of our new look and updated website. Advocates and ACTION members can expect to find our previous advocacy materials, all with our new branding. The new website will allow more flexibility for our members to navigate and see the
ACTION has created an advocacy toolkit that includes a number of fact sheets, including the impact of the Housing Credit on specific communities and issue areas using national, state, and district level data. There are also email templates and messaging points that are shared on our blog, under the category “Advocacy Actions.”
Today, the House Rules Committee released amended text for the Build Back Better Act, which includes Housing Credit provisions omitted from the initial pared-back framework released last week. Thanks to the persistent advocacy of ACTION’s members, supporters, and partners, several key Housing Credit production priorities were added in the newly
Check out our new logo and look in this month’s update.. We’ll give an update on that and more on our call this Friday! Join the ACTION Campaign Monthly Call on Friday, November 5 at 2 PM EST The ACTION Campaign monthly call will be held on Friday, November 5 at
Action Alert: White House Releases Build Back Better Framework — Urgent Housing Credit Advocacy Needed
President Biden just spoke a short time ago on the new Build Back Better Framework released this morning, which includes $150 billion for housing. We expect that this $150 billion will go towards the major spending priorities from the House Financial Service Committee proposal, which as a reminder does not include the
Hundreds of Affordable Housing Advocates Call on White House and Congress to Include Housing Credit Production Provisions in Build Back Better Act Tonight, the ACTION Campaign sent a letter signed by hundreds of ACTION Campaign members and other affordable housing stakeholders from around the country to President Biden, Speaker Pelosi, and Leader Schumer.
As you are aware, the Housing Credit production provisions are at imminent risk of being removed from the Build Back Better reconciliation legislation. The ACTION Campaign is circulating a sign on letter that makes a direct appeal to the White House and Congressional leadership immediately to have any chance at maintaining
ACTION Campaign leadership have just heard that all Housing Credit investments and program changes are at imminent risk of being removed from the Build Back Better reconciliation legislation. We need to make a direct appeal to the White House and Congressional leadership immediately to have any chance at maintaining these priorities.
Legislators and the White House have been in close communication over the last few days with a goal of releasing a new framework for a downsized Build Back Better reconciliation bill as soon as tomorrow, with rumors that the $3.5 trillion legislation could now total less than $2 trillion. While negotiations continue, ACTION