Lawmakers to meet in August to allocate federal relief money
Jun. 23, 2021 04:56 PM EDT
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers will meet in Richmond in August for a special session focused on allocating more than $4.3 billion in federal...
California eyes shuttered malls, stores for new housing
By Adam Beam May. 31, 2021 04:53 PM EDT
Wisconsin Republicans reject funding to fight homelessness
By Scott Bauer May. 20, 2021 01:44 PM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Republicans voted Thursday to reject more than $70 million in funding to combat homelessness in the state, a move that Democrats...
Pennsylvania voters to decide racial equity amendment
By Mark Scolforo May. 14, 2021 07:18 AM EDT
Chief: Motel housing homeless during virus straining police
Apr. 28, 2021 11:42 AM EDT
BERLIN, Vt. (AP) — Criminal activity at a central Vermont motel that is serving as a homeless shelter during the coronavirus pandemic is straining the Berlin...
Federal low-income housing grant doubles in size this year
By Ashraf Khalil Apr. 06, 2021 12:15 AM EDT
States struggle to get rent relief to tenants amid pandemic
By Michael Casey Mar. 30, 2021 12:04 PM EDT
Ban on renter evictions during COVID-19 pandemic is extended
By Ashraf Khalil And Michael Casey Mar. 29, 2021 10:00 AM EDT
Pandemic cited as cause of homelessness for some in Houston
By Juan A. Lozano Mar. 24, 2021 06:07 PM EDT
HOUSTON (AP) — An annual count of the Houston area’s homeless population found that about 15% of people surveyed said they were without a fixed address because...
COVID relief bill could permanently alter social safety net
By Ashraf Khalil And Alan Fram Mar. 12, 2021 05:44 AM EST
VIRUS TODAY: President Biden extends ban on foreclosures
By The Associated Press Feb. 16, 2021 01:37 PM EST
Biden extends pandemic help for homeowners, renters wait
Feb. 16, 2021 07:24 AM EST
New Hampshire considers more renter protection amid pandemic
By Holly Ramer Feb. 02, 2021 11:44 AM EST
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Some renters facing eviction during the coronavirus pandemic would get extra time to come up with cash under a bill before a House...
Biden orders Justice Dept. to end use of private prisons
By Aamer Madhani Jan. 26, 2021 12:46 PM EST
After turbulent times, Minneapolis mayor seeks 2nd term
Jan. 21, 2021 04:09 PM EST
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis mayor who found himself in the middle of turbulent times that included violent demonstrations over the death of George Floyd...
United Way unveils $100M plan to address racial inequity
Jan. 15, 2021 10:59 AM EST
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — United Way of Rhode Island on Friday unveiled a $100 million plan to build racial equity in the state through improved educational...
Housing advocates call on Biden to extend eviction ban
By Michael Casey Jan. 13, 2021 03:20 PM EST
Deadline looms for Minnesotans to seek COVID-19 housing aid
By Steve Karnowski Dec. 03, 2020 01:32 PM EST
Massachusetts adds New Hampshire, Maine to travel order list
By The Associated Press Nov. 21, 2020 09:31 AM EST
A look at coronavirus developments around New England: ___ CONNECTICUT Connecticut officials have...
By The Associated Press Oct. 26, 2020 11:00 AM EDT
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