Policies - Housing

The Washington Bureau champions public policy initiatives that promote economic and social justice that will achieve the outcomes embodied by the League’s Empowerment Goals:
 

Urban League Opposes S.2155, the Bank Lobbyist Act

Policy: Housing

Dear Senator: On behalf of the National Urban League and its 90 local affiliates in urban communities in 37 states and the District of Columbia, we write to strongly urge you to oppose S. 2155, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act, commonly known as the Bank Lobbyist Act.


Urban League Letter to HUD Secretary Carson Imploring Rejection of Changes to Mission Statement

Policy: Housing

Dear Secretary Carson,   It is with the utmost urgency I respectfully implore you to reject removal of anti-discrimination language from your department’s mission statement.  


New CRL and Urban League Report: Senate Housing Proposal Would Be A Blow To Affordable Housing And Harmful To Overall Housing Market

Policy: Housing

A new research report by the Center for


National Urban League Policy on Housing

Policy: Housing

Empowerment Goal: Housing- Every American Lives in Safe, Decent, Affordable and Energy Efficient Housing on Fair Terms The Urban League believes that strong, economically secure communities begin with progressive housing policies and financially literate citizens. 


President Obama and Secretary Castro Takes Steps Towards Making Home-ownership More Affordable

Policy: Housing

Click on the attached letter below for more details. 


Affordable Housing – Where Do We Go From Here?

Policy: Housing

Affordable Housing – Where Do We Go From Here?