National Coalition for Housing Justice Calls on Congress to Enact Historic Housing Investments in Build Back Better Act

Washington, D.C. – The National Coalition for Housing Justice (NCHJ) calls on Congress to not turn its back on housing in the Build Back Better Act. Any spending cuts to the overall size of the economic recovery package must not come at the expense of proven solutions to America’s housing and homelessness crisis. Rental assistance, …

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Signal Boost: Former HUD staff urge housing investments in Built Back Better Act

The National Coalition for Housing Justice applauds the nearly 40 former staff of HUD who sent a letter urging President Biden, Majority Leader Schumer, and Speaker Pelosi to maintain House-passed funding levels for housing in the Build Back Better Act. We have shared the text in full below, and the letter can also be found …

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Policing- and punishment-based approaches: A really expensive way to make homelessness worse

September 28, 2021 The National Coalition for Housing Justice (NCHJ) is aligned behind seeking housing justice in order to end homelessness, including youth homelessness. The national organizations that make up the NCHJ represent advocates and leaders in national efforts to end homelessness.  Today, the coalition released the following statement, condemning the ongoing use of law …

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