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Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson spoke publicly for the first time Tuesday about the controversy over his agency's decision to order a ... Carson told the committee that he asked his wife Candy Carson to help him select used furniture stored in the basement of HUD's headquarters to ...
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson has defended the removal of training materials for housing providers to prevent LGBT ... Earlier this month, the advocacy organization People for the American Way filed a federal lawsuit against the Department of Justice and the HUD.

Johnson Joy, the Department of Housing and Urban Development's chief information officer, suddenly resigned today. A HUD ... Joy told Federal News Radio in November he wanted to move HUD off of mainframe legacy systems and into the cloud, and implement virtual desktop interface (VDI) technology.
During testimony before a House committee, Ben Carson said the Department of Housing and Urban Development's dining-room furniture needed to be ... A HUD spokesman initially denied that Carson and his wife had anything to do with the purchase and said the table was bought by "career staffers in ...
And Monday, HUD announced that the HECM foreclosure moratorium is also extended until May 18, 2018. “Today, the Federal Housing Administration announced that due to the extensive damage caused by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, the U.S. Department of Housing and ...
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said the administration is "looking into" Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson's reported selecting of a $31,000 set for a HUD dining room. Carson has said the order was canceled after questions were raised about the price. Recently disclosed ...

Jafry was contracted to work for Trump's housing and urban development department (Hud). His government email signature said his title was senior adviser. Jafry said he used his role to advocate for “microcities”, where managers privately set their own laws and taxes away from central government ...
An adviser at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has resigned after questions were raised about allegations of fraud and his biography, The Guardian reported on Thursday. The adviser, Naved Jafry, resigned from his role after The Guardian raised questions about him, including ...
Recently released emails suggest that Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson and his wife had a hand in choosing a $31,000 ... HUD has denied that Carson knew about or played any role in the dining set purchase, which prompted outrage from the public and lawmakers.
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson directed the department's chief financial officer, Irving Dennis, to craft a new plan to fight waste, fraud and abuse. Dennis' added responsibilities come amid controversy over HUD's since-canceled purchase of an executive dining room set for more ...
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the city of Houston have announced a joint agreement designed to expand housing choice and mobility for lower income residents, including those experiencing homelessness and victims of Hurricane Harvey. The agreement requires ...
The federal Department of Housing and Urban Development says the law is too extreme and is penalizing Missouri by withholding $600,000 in housing funds. ... HUD notified the Missouri Commission on Human Rights in July that the law was out of compliance with the Fair Housing Assistance Act. Sen.
During the House Financial Services Committee markup to consider the committee's Budget Views and Estimates for Fiscal Year 2019, Democrats offered several amendments when it comes to funding the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and some of its programs as well as other key ...
This comes after an investigation by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, which found some of the city's housing policies violated the Civil Rights Act. HUD initiated its investigation because the city refused to support the construction of a mixed-income apartment complex the Houston ...
The administration's announcement comes about six weeks after the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development announced that it was delaying ... In January, HUD delayed the rule's implementation until 2020, saying “HUD believes that program participants need additional time and technical ...
Washington (CNN) The Department of Housing and Urban Development is looking to remove anti-discrimination language from its mission statement, ... The move from HUD under the Trump administration to change its mission statement follows the US Citizenship and Immigration Services' update to its ...
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson wants to rescind an order for a $31,561 set of furniture for HUD's executive dining room. HUD faces a complaint from top agency official Helen Foster, who says she was demoted after resisting requests to help Carson's wife, Candy, find more than ...

WASHINGTON — Department of Housing and Urban Development officials spent $31,000 on a new dining room set for Secretary Ben Carson's office in late 2017 — just as the White House circulated its plans to slash HUD's programs for the homeless, elderly and poor, according to federal procurement ...
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development spends more than $31,000 on new furniture for Secretary Ben Carson's executive dining room. A former HUD official claims she was demoted for pushing back on efforts to have Carson's office renovated at a cost above the legal maximum of ...
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced $25 million in grants Jan. 17 to identify and eliminate lead-based paint hazards in public housing. The funding directs support to public housing agencies to evaluate and clean up lead-based paint hazards in older housing ...
Back in January, Middleton posted a sign on his office door alerting folks to the number of days it had been since he submitted a Freedom of Information Act request to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. He finally got a response more than 100 days after submitting the request, but it ...
“We are writing to express our enthusiastic support for the nomination of Brian D. Montgomery as the Department of Housing and Urban Development's assistant secretary for housing and Federal Housing Administration commissioner,” the letter continues. “We respectfully urge you to move his confirmation ...
A senior career official in the US Department of Housing and Urban Development has alleged that she was demoted and replaced with a Donald Trump ... The complaint letter said that the day before Trump's inauguration in January last year, Foster was asked by acting HUD director Craig Clemmensen to ...
So far under the leadership of surgeon and Gifted Hands author Ben Carson, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has shown a keen interest in avoiding making housing more attainable and equitable for all, at a time when finding an affordable apartment is getting harder and harder.
... 80 percent of HUD's total budget. The administration's changes exempt the elderly and the disabled. According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, almost 90 percent of the households that "receive rental assistance through the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) are elderly, ...
And I'm not saying that lightly," Towanda Macon, a HUD administrator who has been overseeing the Alexander County Housing Authority for nearly two ... U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development spokesman Jerry Brown said before the meeting that the decision to sell the properties came after ...
Ottawa County is receiving more than $1 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. More than 7,300 homelessness service and housing programs in the United States, Guam, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands will receive a total of more than $2 billion that's being ...
The Department of Housing and Urban Development this week put out a notice to states receiving federal funding to help recover from last year's three major ... HUD distributed another $1.5 billion to Puerto Rico and $243 million to the U.S. Virgin Islands, which were hit by both Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
The Trump administration is considering adding new work requirements and increasing rent for people living in subsidized housing, according to NBC News. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) would allow public housing authorities and private owners to require each adult in a ...
A federal judge ruled Dec. 23, 2017, that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) must implement a rule to help low-income families find housing Jan. 1, 2018. HUD officials announced in August they would delay the rule for two years, but several civil rights groups sued the Trump ...
But the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has shifted much of its funding from programs like New Bethany's to those that have embraced another model that HUD says is more efficient and effective. The change is causing upheaval among homeless program providers around the country ...
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson speaks with Jorge Perez, CEO of Related Urban Group, left, during a visit to the Liberty Square ... (L-R) Jorge Perez, CEO, Related Urban Group, Carlos Gimenez, mayor of Miami-Dade, listen as U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben ...
The document, labeled as draft rent reforms with input from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and agency lawyers, would be part of the government's effort to bring a new conservative ethos to federal assistance. HUD would not confirm or deny the draft amendment, and referred ...
Washington (CNN) Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson on Friday said that he and his family were "under attack by the media questioning our integrity and ethics," after reports shed light on the extensive involvement that his family members -- especially his son, Benjamin Jr. -- played in ...
The Department of Housing and Urban Development announced last Thursday that it is launching a review of its manufactured housing rules and regulations, with an aim toward eliminating regulations that may curtail production given the “critical need” for affordable housing. The HUD will accept public ...
The count is a national effort required by the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development, conducted by members of local human service agencies once a year. It's meant to provide an overall picture of who and how many homeless exist in the U.S.. RELATED: Winter chill leaves county's homeless ...
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson has called for an independent review following a Washington Post report that he allowed his son to help organize a "listening tour" in Baltimore last year. According to the report, the tour was organized against objections from HUD lawyers, who said ...
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded more than $1.5 billion to help the ongoing recovery efforts in Puerto Rico created by ... HUD's Deputy Secretary Pamela Hughes Patenaude announced the disaster recovery grants today during a meeting with Puerto Rico Gov.
Draft legislation obtained by The Intercept suggests the Department of Housing and Urban Development is eyeing a proposal to overhaul the federal ... “By raising rents on some of the lowest income and most vulnerable families in HUD subsidized housing, HUD would jeopardize family stability by ...
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced it is awarding more than $2.4 million to Ohio to fight housing discrimination under its Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP). These grants will support 11 fair housing organizations across Ohio. Nationally, $37 ...
Back in July, the Department of Housing and Urban Development banned Pennsylvania-based mortgage lender Seckel Capital from originating or underwriting Federal Housing Administration-backed mortgages after an investigation found that company repeatedly lied to the FHA about its financials.
DES MOINES – The U.S. Department of Housingand Urban Development (HUD) recently announced that Iowa has been awarded morethan $9.1 million in federal funds to support homelessness assistanceinitiatives through the Continuum of Care (CoC) program. HUD's CoC program provides critically ...
Linda Cruciani, HUD's deputy general counsel for operations, and other department officials were reportedly uneasy that Carson's son and daughter-in-law were involved with last summer's "listening tour" event in Baltimore. They worried that Ben Carson Jr., who is a local businessman, was inviting ...
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) started the new year by trying to delay Obama-era segregation measures. But now the agency has something new in its crosshairs: manufactured housing. HUD announced last week a “top-to-bottom” review of all current and pending ...
The Nampa Housing Authority has received close to $241,000 in a grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development as part of a ... help residents become economically independent and achieve the dreams they have for themselves and their children,” said HUD Secretary Ben Carson in ...
Ben Carson, the secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, at Vaux Big Picture High School in Philadelphia in September. ... In tweets this month, HUD Secretary Ben Carson said Trump's budget represents “a commitment to fiscal restraint,” one focused “on moving more people ...
Washington (CNN) The Department of Housing and Urban Development's inspector general is looking into the role HUD Secretary Ben Carson's family ... Asked Tuesday by CNN whether HUD's Inspector General has opened an investigation into the role Carson's family has played at the department, HUD ...
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) got off to a slow start under new secretary Ben Carson, but activity at the agency has picked up of late. Earlier this year, it announced its intention to delay the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) rule because, according Carson, the ...
The CDBG funds given to the nonprofit, via the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, were intended to provide affordable rental housing and other services for 660 people with "severe and complex disabilities, enabling them to live successfully in the community," according to court ...
According to a memo to the council, Avesta is also seeking a $3.8 million loan from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and a $500,00 Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston subsidy to pay for development and operations. The new housing is expected to provide $104,000 annually in ...


 

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