Post Tagged with: "Housing and Urban Development"

August 16, 2010 06:11

Banks to benefit most from White House program to help fight foreclosures

Housing experts expressed concern that banks, not homeowners, will be helped by the White House’s $3 billion funding infusion — $2 billion from the Treasury Department and another $1 billion from the Housing and Urban Development Department — going to those states hit hardest by the housing market crash and unemployment. – The Hill

August 11, 2010 04:18

The Livable Communities Act – the left’s plan to control your life

Masked with feel-good rhetoric and lofty concepts like “smart growth” and “sustainable development,” the Livable Communities Act is top-down central planning aimed at changing where we live and work and how we travel. It will be overseen by bureaucrats in the Environmental Protection Agency, Housing and Urban Development, and the Department of Transportation and implemented through local governments.

May 17, 2010 11:27

Why are Fannie and Freddie left out of finance reform?

Housing is like an alternative economy for the Democrats – they control it – its a big source of contributions.

April 19, 2010 07:26

Obama’s Transportaion Dept. wants you out of your car -“It is a way to coerce people out of their cars,”

Billions of dollars are being wasted pushing bike paths to nowhere. “People across America who value bicycling should have a voice when it comes to transportation planning. This is the end of favoring motorized transportation at the expense of non-motorized.” -Secretary LaHood

February 13, 2010 11:47

Acorn-ucopia- poised to rake in another $4 billion

Didn’t Acorn, the corrupt community organizer, get its federal funding yanked after its last scandal? Actually, no. Through municipal middlemen, it’s poised to rake in another $4 billion. Where is the outrage?