Items Tagged with 'funding'


  • Congress funds government through December 21

    Passes yet another short-term NFIP
    Congress voted Thursday to fund the government through December 21, 2018, and in doing so extended the National Flood Insurance Program for two weeks. A government shutdown will most likely be avoided this week, but it will fall to Congress once again to keep the lights on just before Christmas.
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  • HUD awards $2 billion to homeless assistance programs

    HUD Secretary Carson commits to end homelessness
    The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Thursday it awarded a record $2 billion to homeless assistance programs across the nation. HUD Secretary Ben Carson said, in part, “We know how to end homelessness and it starts with embracing a housing-first approach that relies upon proven strategies.”
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