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Rep. Paul Gosar Passes Amendment Stopping “Obama’s Assault on the Suburbs”

For Immediate Release Date: June 10, 2014 Contact: Steven D. Smith Office: (202) 225-2315 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House of Representatives successfully approved his amendment prohibiting HUD from implementing its proposed Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule. The amendment was successfully attached to Continue Reading

Senator Mike Lee Introduces Bill to Stop HUD Zoning Rule

July 30, 2015 WASHINGTON – Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) released the following statement Thursday after introducing the “Local Zoning Decisions Protection Act,” a bill which denies all federal funding for implementing the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s new “Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Final Rule.” “Every American should be free to choose where to live, Continue Reading

Partnership for Sustainable Communities (PSC)

Increasing the size of government with Sustainable Communities On June 16, 2009, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) joined together to help communities nationwide improve access to affordable housing, increase transportation options, and lower transportation costs while protecting the environment. Continue Reading

Invasion of the City Dwellers: Coming to Your Neighborhood

Joy Overbeck, townhall.com Jul 29, 2015 If you worked hard to raise your family in a lovely home in a nice, safe, middle-class suburb, don’t get too comfortable in your hammock. Obama’s Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has plans to “fundamentally transform” your neighborhood by importing low-income city-dwellers into your community using the muscle of Continue Reading

Attention America’s Suburbs: You Have Just Been Annexed

Annexed

Stanley Kurt quote: …by obligating all localities receiving HUD funding to compare their demographics to the region as a whole, AFFH effectively nullifies municipal boundaries. Even with no allegation or evidence of intentional discrimination, the mere existence of a demographic imbalance in the region as a whole must be remedied by a given suburb. Suburbs Continue Reading

HUD ANNOUNCES FINAL RULE ON AFFH

HUD’s Final AFFH Rule as published in the Federal Registry July 16, 2015 “:(” Final AFFH Rule HUD No. 15-084 Heather Fluit (202) 708-0685 http://www.hud.gov/news/index.cfm FOR RELEASE Wednesday July 8, 2015 HUD ANNOUNCES FINAL RULE ON AFFIRMATIVELY FURTHERING FAIR HOUSING  WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced a final rule Continue Reading