President Biden’s infrastructure plan represents a major achievement in recognizing housing as essential human infrastructure. The historic level of funding proposed would be an investment in the future of our country by addressing the persistent affordable housing needs faced by millions of Americans. Increasing and preserving housing stock that is affordable creates jobs, fights social and economic inequities, and helps stabilize our economy.
Statement by David M. Dworkin President and CEO National Housing Conference (NHC) on President Biden’s Intention to Nominate Adrianne Todman for Deputy Secretary of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Adrianne Todman would bring a perfect combination of experience to one of the nation’s most important positions in housing. She understands the needs of HUD’s primary constituencies, who are the housing and redevelopment officials throughout the country navigating HUD’s programs and successfully maximizing the impact of its funding.
The National Housing Conference (NHC), the nation’s oldest and broadest housing coalition, announced today new staff members to its policy team.
Statement of NHC President and CEO David M. Dworkin on the passing of President Biden’s COVID-19 relief plan
On behalf of the National Housing Conference (NHC), I would like to commend President Biden for his signing of the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief plan to provide much-needed assistance to millions of renters and homeowners who continue to face hardship due to the ongoing pandemic, as well as struggling mom-and-pop landlords who are working to stay afloat after going nearly a year without rental payments.
Statement of NHC President and CEO David M. Dworkin on the confirmation of Marcia Fudge as HUD Secretary
On behalf of the National Housing Conference (NHC), I would like to congratulate Marcia Fudge on her confirmation as Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
On Thursday, March 18, the National Housing Conference (NHC) will host its 7th Annual Solutions for Housing Communications online convening to explore the latest tactics and strategies for raising awareness of affordable housing and building support for affordable housing policies and development
National housing, civil rights organizations urge congressional leaders to provide relief to struggling homeowners
Yesterday, a diverse coalition of more than 350 groups, including 64 national housing and civil rights organizations sent a letter to congressional leaders advocating for further relief for homeowners in the next COVID-19 stimulus package.
Statement of NHC President and CEO David M. Dworkin on the confirmation of Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary
On behalf of the National Housing Conference (NHC), I would like to congratulate Secretary Janet Yellen on her historic confirmation as Secretary of the Treasury. Her leadership will be essential to addressing the mounting economic crisis as a result of the devastating impact of COVID-19.
On behalf of the National Housing Conference (NHC), I would like to commend President-elect Joseph Biden for moving quickly to put forth a comprehensive plan to introduce additional emergency rental assistance. As industry leaders have expressed, the first $25 billion was a significant down payment towards the rental crisis, but research has proven an additional $25 billion is certainly needed. President-elect Biden’s plan, coupled with the U.S. Department of Treasury’s efforts to expeditiously provide funds to states and localities, represents monumental steps in the right direction.
Statement of NHC President and CEO David M. Dworkin on President-elect Biden’s nomination of Don Graves, Jr. as Deputy Secretary of Commerce
On behalf of the National Housing Conference, I would like to commend President-elect Joseph Biden on his nomination of Don Graves, Jr. for Deputy Secretary of Commerce. Don Graves is the perfect person to bring together the interests of Main Street, Wall Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.