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Green Party: COVID-19 “Rubs Salt in the Open Wound” of Longstanding Housing Crisis

THE FOLLOWING IS A PRESS RELEASE 
FROM THE GREEN PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES
Thursday, January 14, 2021

The Green Party of the United States has announced a new congressional petition campaign for party members, candidates and allies to demand a permanent solution to the housing crisis.… Read more ...

Former Green Party Vice Presidential Candidate, Cheri Honkala Guilty for HUD Protest

Posted by Kevin Zeese

Above Cheri Honkala (center) outside of the DC Superior Court in Washington, DC after being found guilty on June 10, 2019. Cheri is with Kaylen Phillips, Alison Hawver McDowell, Tanya Curry, Gregory Copeland, Meg Olkiewicz and Pastor Keith Collins.… Read more ...

Sandy Perry: Sequester hammer drops on housing

September 10, 2013

Sandy Perry, Secretary of Housing

Most Americans do not see or hear about it, but the devastating effects of the bipartisan federal sequester are now emerging. Take a look at this graphic eight-minute video: http://www.siliconvalleydebug.org/articles/2013/08/26/priced-out-valley-sequester-cuts-devastate-section-8-housing-tenants

The March 1 across-the-board cuts took away $2 billion from the housing and homelessness programs of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), or about 6% of what it requires to continue assisting the families it did in 2012.

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