Representative Maxine Waters (D-CA-43) and Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) filed legislation to provide multi-billion in funding for capital needs for public housing and investments in affordable housing.
Status: H.R. 5187 – Referred to Financial Services
Status: S. 2951 – Referred to Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
Rep. Omar’s $1T Housing Pledge to Build 12M New Homes
Representative Ilhan Omar (D-MN-5) filed legislation to authorize construction of 12 million new public housing and permanently affordable private rental units. This bill would provide $1 trillion over 10 years.